In the animated film The Boy And The World, from GKids, a little boy goes on an adventurous quest in search of his father.
GKids has built a reputation as the little studio that could, the David vs Goliath (GKids vs Disney or Pixar) when it comes to earning Oscar nominations for their animated films.
Since 2008, when the studio launched, it has earned 6 Oscar nominations for Best Animated Film. With The Boy And The World that number could become lucky number 7.
The six films from GKids that have earned Oscar nominations for Best Animated Feature Film are, in order, The Secret Of Kells, Chico And Rita, A Cat In Paris, Ernest And Celestine, Song of the Sea and The Tale of the Princess Kaguya.