VIDEO: Watch Hayao Miyazaki Receive His Honorary Oscar

Pixar chief creative officer John Lasseter introduces legendary director

Last weekend, revered anime director Hayao Miyazaki joined actress Maureen O’Hara, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere and Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award winner Harry Belafonte in a private Governors Awards ceremony to receive his honorary Oscar. Though this was not televised, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has posted the video of Miyazaki receiving his award along with Pixar chief creative officer John Lasseter introducing him. 

 

 

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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