The full slate of nominees in the category is:
Short Film (Animation):
- “Day & Night” Teddy Newton
- “The Gruffalo” Jakob Schuh and Max Lang
- “Let’s Pollute” Geefwee Boedoe
- “The Lost Thing” Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann
- “Madagascar, carnet de voyage (Madagascar, a Journey Diary)” Bastien Dubois
Tan and a small team worked on the adaptation from 2002 to 2010. It uses CGI with 2D handpainted elements.
The trailer is available here (YouTube).
[Thanks to Steven H Silver for the story.]
Update 01/26/2011: I don’t think too many people will suppose we mean Shaun Tan was GoH of the 1975 AussieCon, but no reason to needlessly worry Janice!