Don Hertzfeldt to produce promotional segments for their network. The cartoons were completed in five weeks. The Family Learning Channel rejected all of them. Rejected is an animated short comedy film by Don Hertzfeldt that in was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film at the 73rd. Animation · A hilarious collection of animated television commercials that were rejected because Photos. Rejected () Don Hertzfeldt in Rejected () Rejected () Add Image · 4 photos | 31 news articles». Learn more.