Why ‘The Legend of the Black Prince’ was the first anime film to be nominated for best Japanese film title ‘The Black Prince’, which was nominated for Best Japanese Film, won, it’s official.

The Black Prince is a Chinese animated film by the renowned director, Zhang Yimou, that won the first two awards in the film category of the 2012 International Animation Awards.

The film was also nominated for the 2012 Manga Award, which was won by the award-winning animated film series “My Hero Academia” by Keiichi Tagawa.

The film’s director, Zhiqiang Wang, has described the film as a masterpiece, which has won many awards, including best foreign film at the Japan Film Festival and Best Director at the Academy Awards.

“I was not expecting to win this award, but this award is my reward for all the hard work that I’ve done and all the support from the people,” he said in a statement.

The Black Princess will premiere in China next month. 

Zhang Yimun is the first Chinese director to win an Academy Award and the first Asian director to do so since Zhang Xiaolong, a Japanese animator, won for best director in the Best Animated Feature category in 2001.