Onstage Speech Transcript | 85th Academy Awards

Foreign Language Film


ONSTAGE SPEECH
CATEGORY: Foreign Language Film
SPEECH BY: Austria
FILM: "Amour"

======BEGIN TRANSCRIPTION======

Michael Haneke: Thank you very much for this honor. I have to thank Michael Barker, Tom Bernard from Sony Classics, thank you very much. Thank you to my producers, they are here, all… Margaret Menegoz, Michael Katz, Veit Heiduschka and Stefan Arndt. Thank you to my great crew. Thank you to my wife, she was a member of the crew. She's supporting me since 30 years. You are the center of my life. And thank you above all to my both main actors, Emmanuelle Riva and Jean-Louis Trintignant because without them I will not stay here. Thank you.

======END TRANSCRIPTION======


These transcripts may not be reproduced except as brief quotes used in conjunction with news reporting about the 85th Academy Awards®. All content Copyright 2012 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. "Oscar®," "Oscars®," "Academy Awards®," "Academy Award®," "A.M.P.A.S.®" and "Oscar Night®" are the trademarks, and the ©Oscar® statuette is the registered design mark and copyrighted property, of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Additional information regarding the "Terms & Conditions of Use" and "Legal Regulations for Using Intellectual Properties of the Academy" may be accessed online at http://www.oscars.org/legal/

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Communications Department
8949 Wilshire Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA 90211-1972
Phone (310) 247-3090
FAX (310) 271-3395
http://www.oscars.org
publicity@oscars.org