Director Tim Burden has admitted he is very happy to receive regontion for his animated film Frankenweenie at this years Oscars. The eccentric director has said he is very proud that Frankenweenie has been nominated for a 'Best Animated Feature' Oscar.
"It's really nice [to get an Academy Award nod], especially for a film like that," Burton explained. "Everybody works really hard for something like this, especially the people who work in a dark room for a couple of years." t photo "You hope for success, but it's a strange phenomenon," the director said. "You have a movie that gets s**tty, crappy, horrible reviews but makes a lot of money; you have a movie that gets good, decent reviews, but then no-one goes to see it.
"I've been lucky, even if a film didn't do that well [at the box office], I end up meeting people who connected with it, and that evens the score."