Short Animated Children’s Film
Short Animated Children’s Film (up to 40 min in duration)
This list of animated feature films compiles animated feature films from around the world and is organized alphabetically under the year of release (the year the completed film was first released to the public). Theatrical releases as well as made-for-TV (TV) and direct-to-video (V) movies of all types of animation are included. Currently the list doesn’t recognize one release form from another. In order to qualify for this list, films must be “over 40 minutes long and have animation in at least 75% of their running time, or have at least 40 minutes of animation in totalAnimation has certainly come a long way in the decades since its debut in the early 1900s. The techniques used by animators to bring characters and stories to life have improved immeasurably over the years, yet there remains only three primary types of animation: traditional, stop-motion, and computer.