New Delhi: The Oscars for the Best Short Film (Animated) went to William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg for 'The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore'. Here's the onstage speech by Joyce and Oldenberg.
William Joyce: Like look, we're just these two, like swamp rats from Louisiana and this is incredibly grand. We love the movies. We love the movies more than anything. It's been a part of our lives since we were both kids.
Brandon Oldenburg: It's been a part of our DNA ever since we were children and it's made us storytellers.
William Joyce: And there's guys, there's thousands of men and women through the whole generations since the beginning of cinema that have inspired us and movies that moved us more than we ever knew you could be moved. And it's everything we try to do every day is to honor those people and those films and we're just down there in Louisiana and we're going to keep on trying and going and thank you to the Academy....more
03:33 PM, Feb 27, 2012
Los Angeles: Interview with William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg for the film The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. A. (William Joyce) Cheer up, guys. Q. Bill and Brandon, congratulations. A. (Brandon Oldenburg) Where are you? Q. To your right. Talk about what this now means for Moonbot and Louisiana. A. (William Joyce) I think an atomic joy bomb has just exploded in the northern part of Louisiana and...
12:58 PM, Feb 27, 2012