Tim Burton was in the VIP area at the sambodromo watching Rio's Carnaval parade.
- "I love it! I love it! It's my dream to be here, I'm very happy. Don't I look happy?" as he pointed to his mask.
- Said he liked the animated movie "Boy and the World" and would vote for it to win.
- It takes a while for him to answer when asked about the criticism to the Academy about the lack of black people nominated this year. He shakes his head in disgust and says "It's not an award that includes everyone. This whole thing... is not a big deal". And then says, "I hate the award".
source (in Portuguese, translated by me. Sorry)