A glitch on their new social media widget made it look like The Academy was tweeting official ballots.
“We love cinema.”
The legendary filmmaker is reportedly fighting for films to stay in theaters.
The group’s performance supports Bohemian Rhapsody, which is up for five awards.
Filmmakers speak out against the Academy’s recent decision to present four awards during commercial breaks.
The decision arrives nearly two months after original host Kevin Hart resigned.
A month of controversy ends where it started: the comedian is sitting out of the 2019 Academy Awards.
The comedian initially stepped down as host after the resurfacing of old, homophobic tweets from his past.
There’s also a new set runtime and an earlier airdate.