The winner of the 90th Oscar animated feature film is Coco

On 5th March 2018, the 90th Oscar ceremony is held in Los Angeles.

Finally, Coco is the the winner of the 90th Oscar animated feature film.

A round of applause and a celebratory song are in order for Disney•Pixar’s Coco, which just took home the Academy Award for Animated Feature Film during today’s broadcast.

Directors Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina as well as Producer Darla K. Anderson and Anthony Gonzalez, the voice of Miguel, accepted the award. Unkrich said: “The biggest thank you of all to the people of Mexico. Coco would not exist without your endlessly beautiful culture and traditions.”

Gael Garcia Bernal, who voiced Hector in the film, Miguel, and Natalia Lafourcade performed a heartfelt rendition of “Remember Me” during the show as well, moving us to tears at home!

FILM SYNOPSIS

Twelve-year-old Miguel Rivera loves to play the guitar, despite his family having banned music because of the misbehavior of a long-ago relative. When Miguel disobeys his family’s rules, he is magically transported to the Land of the Dead, where he must make peace with his ancestors to find his way home.

ACADEMY AWARD HISTORY

This is the third Academy Award nomination for Lee Unkrich. He was previously nominated for:

TOY STORY 3 (2010)
Winner, Animated Feature Film

TOY STORY 3 (2010)
Nominee, Writing (Adapted)

This is the second Academy Award nomination for Darla K. Anderson. She was previously nominated for:

TOY STORY 3 (2010)
Nominee, Best Picture