The nominations for the 18th China Animation Golden Dragon Awards were announced today. Many outstanding domestic animation and manga works will compete for major awards. Many national animation animations from Bilibili have been shortlisted. Among them, “Agent of Time”, “Special Chapter of Mortal Cultivation: The Battle of Yanjiabao”, and “Five Elements in the Fog Mountain” were successfully shortlisted for the best series of animation awards. In addition, the nominations for the Golden Dragon Award x Bilibili Academy Animation Award also included many excellent works from the “Small Universe Project” at Station B.
Once the nomination list for the Best Animation Series Award was released, it also aroused heated discussion among the public. It can be seen that the strength of the national creation works at station B this year should not be underestimated. The list includes both the original animated word-of-mouth work “Agent of Time” produced by Station B, and a special chapter of “The Legend of Mortal Cultivation” adapted from the classic IP. In addition, “Five Elements in Wushan”, directed by Lin Hun, was “Three Episodes of Conferring the Gods” at station B. With its strong ink and wash connotation and high-quality national style fighting, countless audiences were fascinated by it. The word-of-mouth dark horse of 2020 domestic animation. In recent years, B Station Guochuang has actively developed and vigorously developed original IP, and has also fully supported outstanding young directors to create passionately, and delivered high-quality, high-reputation works to the market, setting off a wave of national innovation.
It is understood that the Golden Dragon Award and Bilibili have reached a strategic cooperation for the first time, and station B has also become the only platform for soliciting papers for this year’s Golden Dragon Award. As a cultural community for young people, Station B is the main place for users to watch videos in the second dimension. The Golden Dragon Award is one of China’s most influential animation awards. This cooperation will also further open up the animation and comic industry chain, lead the dual-track domestic animation and comics, and accelerate the pace of China’s animation industry.
In recent years, Station B has frequently released excellent films in the field of national innovation, such as “Yuanlong”, “Daily Life of the Immortal King”, “Blessing of Heavenly Officials” and “Ling Cage” that users love. Focusing on high-quality and IP-based, B station has made long-term investment in the field of national innovation. It is understood that a total of 106 works will be launched on station B in 2020, and the overall viewing time of users has increased by 98%. Watching Guochuang is no longer a niche behavior, but has become a trend.
It is worth mentioning that the “Small Universe Rising Star Project” established by Station B aimed at digging out outstanding animation creators has been three years. This time there are also three works from the Small Universe Rising Star Project “Wanhua Mirror”, “Red Silk” and “Persimmon”. “Tree” was successfully shortlisted for the Golden Dragon Award x Bilibili Academy Animation Award. This is not only an encouragement to young creators, but also a strong proof that domestic original animations are constantly pouring into new forces and flourishing.
It is reported that the 18th China Animation Golden Dragon Award Presentation Conference will be held in Guangzhou on September 28th, and the major awards will receive the attention and expectation of the majority of animation fans!