A Shreveport Movie Company Wins Oscar
Shreveport movie company, Moonbot Studios claimed the highest movie achievement award Hollywood has to offer last night as William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg won for Best Animated Short Film for "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore."
Imagine the local Oscars party that was going on among family and friends of the film's directors.
"Mr. Morris Lessmore" is Moonbot's first released animation project.
Founded in 2010, the studio has also developed and produced the iPad application, "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore."
The 14-minute long film follows Mr. Morris Lessmore during the aftermath of a storm in New Orleans.
Through the power of stories and books, he finds happiness. It beat four other short films in the category including Pixar's "La Luna."