Guillermo del Toro who previously won Best Picture and Best Director has won an Oscar for Best Animated Feature.
During tonight’s Oscars, Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio. Presenting the award were Emily Blunt and Dwayne ‘The Rock Johnson. The other films nominated included Marcel The Shell With Shoes On, Puss In Boots: The Last Wish, The Sea Beast, and Turning Red. The stop-motion adaptation premiered on Netflix in December 2022. It was a collaboration with top-motion legend Mark Gustafson. Read our Movie Review.
It is a reimagining of the classic Carlo Collodi tale of the fabled wooden boy with a whimsical tour de force that finds Pinocchio on an enchanted adventure that transcends worlds and reveals the life-giving power of love.