The following is a list of the German films submitted for the Academy Award (Oscar®) for Best Short Feature - Animation. Films nominated by the Academy are marked () and films which then received an Oscar® are marked (). The Oscar® Awards Ceremony always takes place in the following year.
- 1989: BALANCE by Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein
- 1996: QUEST by Thomas Stellmach, Tyron Montgomery
- 2000: PERÜCKENMACHER, DER / PERIWIG MAKER, THE by Steffen Schaeffler
- 2002: RAD, DAS / ROCKS by Chris Stenner, Heidi Wittlinger, Arvid Uibel
- 2011: GRÜFFELO, DER / GRUFFALO, THE by Jakob Schuh, Max Lang