Of the twenty actors nominated that year, Judi Dench
was the only one not in attendance. She had recently had knee surgery and was still hospitalized on Oscar night. See more
Torill Kove - Winner: Best Animated Short Film
Thank you. First I have to apologize to Tom Hanks because I did bring a list just in case. But I want to thank the Academy for this wonderful award, it's such an honor, and also for continuing to support this animated short category. That really means a lot to us. I want to thank the National Film Board of Canada and all the funders and supporters in Norway for helping us make this film. My producers Marcy Page and Lise Fearnley of Mikrofilm in Norway. I want to thank Liv Ullmann for just her ...