The Broadcast Film Critics Association has announced its nominees for the 19th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli’s The Wind Rises is nominated for Best Animated Feature alongside The Croods, Despicable Me 2, Frozen, and Monsters University. The CW Network will broadcast the awards show live on January 16, 2014.
In addition, the Chicago Film Critics Association has announced that The Wind Rises is nominated in the Best Foreign-Language Film and Best Animated Feature categories. Goro Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli’s From Up on Poppy Hill is also nominated in the Best Animated Feature category. The CFCA will announce their winners on December 16, 2013.