#Video: Guillermo del Toro wins the Oscar for best animated film with “Pinocchio”

Mexican pride! Tonight the 95 delivery of the Oscar awards they started by recognizing the tape “Pinocchio” of filmmaker Guillermo del Toro as the Best Animated Feature.

At the Dolby Theater in Los Angelesthe Mexican managed to overcome tapes like Disney’s “Turning Red” or “Puss in Boots”, thus converting your project stop motion like the movie of this genre most awarded of the season.

Hand in hand with actor Dwayne Johnson and actress Emily Blunt, el tapatio received his third statuette and maybe, the most special, for he himself has stated that “Pinocchio” is one of his most endearing projects.

«Animation is cinema, animation is not a genrethe animation is ready to be carried to the next level we are ready please help us to keep the conversation lively,” Del Toro said. during his thank you speech.

Likewise, the managerwho wore a blue ribbon on his jacket to support Ukraine, thanked Netflix for supporting him in this dream and dedicated this achievement to his wife, his children and his parentswho unfortunately are no longer with him: I want to thank Netflix for believing in us. to make this film and I want to dedicate this award to the love of my life, my wife Kim (Morgan), my children and my mom and dad that they are no longer here but they are with me and I love them.

With this recognition“Pinocchio” becomes the most awarded animated film of the season and one of the most important projects for the film director as «The shape of water”, with which he received his first two statuettes.