Speaking with reporters backstage, the director said he felt "snakebit" by his movie losing to "Green Book".
Spike Lee issues call to action for 2020 presidential election in Oscars speech for his adapted screenplay win for 'BlacKkKlansman'. Now he's an Oscar victor, too, earning Best Original Score for Black Panther. "To keep going and never give up, and when you think it's impossible, just do not forget to say this piece of advice I got from a very wise woman: 'I did my best, and my best is good enough'". "Thank you, Ryan, I love you".
"I stand here stronger than I was yesterday, I stand here with agency and self-worth because of [director] Ryan Coogler", Beachler said, "who not only made me a better designer, a better story teller, a better person". I know what I do, and the people let me know. Lee said of the questions he receives every year. "I grew up watching foreign language movies and learning so much from them and being inspired like Citizen Kane, Jaws, Rashomon, The Godfather, Breathless", said director Alfonso Cuarón, drawing a laugh from the audience.
Thirty years ago, at the 1990 Academy Awards, Driving Miss Daisy won the top award while his movie Do The Right Thing didn't get a nomination in the category and lost to Dead Poets Society for Best Original Screenplay. "Being here doesn't get old".
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That kind of night, with men and women of color winning and being highlighted at the Oscars, would not have happened without the work of people online like April Reign, who created the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag that's so well known by now, bringing to everyone's attention that there is a problem with awards shows that fail to highlight the diversity of the industry. She shared the win with set decorator Jay Hart and gave the rawest speech of the night, shaking with emotion throughout as she read her speech off of her iPhone.
The biggest surprise of the Oscars this morning was served up at the very end, not too long after Olivia Colman sneaked Best Actress away from multiple-time nominee Glenn Close in a stunning upset.
So angry that he almost walked out of the Academy Awards after "Green Book" was declared the victor Sunday, he was in much better spirits when he reached the backstage interview room.
The controversy continued when "Green Book" was named Best Picture, with Spike Lee appearing to try to storm out of the Dolby Theatre after the result was announced.