YouTube Ang Lee Best Director Acceptance Speech Oscars 2013

Ang Lee!! Best award of the night! The Life of Pi director won the incredibly tricky Best Director category. 

Steven Spielberg was a top contender for the prize but Lee won and it was fabulous. The Taiwanese director is famous for Brokeback Mountain and Sense and Sensibility. 

I am thrilled that Ang Lee won, the director has made consistently fascinating choices and the difficult task of bringing this novel to the screen was only the most recent. 

We're only a few awards away from the end. Stay tuned. 


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Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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