I know I won! I checked the envelope! - Guillermo del Toro.
Despite the ceremony coming in a year filled with talk of equality in Hollywood, apparently there were the least amount of female winners for six years.
Only six women took home awards compared to 33 men – and that’s including the two female acting winners. Not that great is it?
The Shape of Water is the first best picture winner for 13 years with a female lead - Sally Hawkins - the last female lead best picture winner was Million Dollar Baby starring Hillary Swank in 2004. Where did she go?