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An award, sometimes called a distinction, is something given to a recipient as a token of recognition of excellence in a certain field. When the token is a medal, ribbon or other item designed for wearing, it is known as a decoration. An award may be described by three aspects: 1) who is given 2) what 3) by whom, all varying according to purpose.

The recipient is often a single person or else a representative of a group of people, be it an organisation, a sports team or a whole country. The award item may be a decoration, that is an insignia suitable for wearing, such as a medal (order), badge, ribbon or pin. It can also be a token object such as prize, trophy or commemorative plaque. The award may also be or be accompanied by a title, certificate or diploma, as well as an object of direct value such as money or a scholarship.

'Klaus,' 'Calamity' Among 2020 European Animation Nominees

Animated features from Spain to Russia, France to Catalan have made this year's nominations list for the 2020 European Film Awards (EFA) in the animated feature category. Klaus, a holiday fairytale from Spanish directors Sergio Pablos and Carlos Martínez López, is the clear frontrunner in what is always a hotly contested award.

The film, Netflix's first original animated feature, picked up an Oscar nomination earlier this year. Other 2020 EFA animated contenders include Rémy Chayé's Calamity, a

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