In 1937 Disney won a special Oscar for the first full-length animation: "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".
First animation picture nominated for Best Picture Oscar
The first animation picture to be nominated for Best Picture Oscar was Disney's Beauty and the Beast in 1991 - it did not win, however.
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Oscar for the first full-length animation
First VHS system
Japanese company JVC introduced the VHS system in 1976.
Most VCR maker
About 80% of VCRs are made by Japanese companies.