What have been the best animated movies of the 21st century?

The Oscars began honoring animated films in 2001, and a diverse group of movies have won the award.

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Which movie was the first winner of the Academy Award for best animated feature?

"Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius"

"Monsters, Inc."

"Shrek"

"Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within"

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Which animation studio has blown out the competition with eight wins in the the category, the most of any animation studio, since 2001?

DreamWorks Animation

Disney

Studio Ghibli

Pixar

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Which animation studio has received the most nominations for its films with 12 nominees since 2001?

DreamWorks Animation

Disney

Studio Ghibli

Pixar

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Which Japanese director and animator, whose films include "Spirited Away" and "Howl's Moving Castle," is tied with three other directors for most nominations in best animated feature? 

Isao Takahata

Hayao Miyazaki

Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Goro Miyazaki

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Which Disney film was the first animated film nominated for best picture, the Oscars' top award?

"Up"

"Beauty and the Beast"

"Toy Story 3"

"Waltz with Bashir"