The Simpson’s Academy Award Nominated Short

the simpsons academy awardDid you know the Simpson’s had been nominated for an Academy Award this year?  I didn’t either.  The Longest Daycare is the first production of The Simpsons to ever receive a nomination from The Academy.

I love the title slide of “The Longest Daycare.”  It is reminiscent of the days of classic cartoons and looks a lot like a Fred Quimby (Tom and Jerry) title screen.


I am not a baby Maggie fan (I don’t know who can be since she has never done anything except shoot Mr. Burns) but hey, what do I know?  This got nominated for an award (it didn’t win, Paperman won).

Here it is, the Simpson’s Academy Award nominated short: