Last night, The Los Angeles Film Critics Association gave hope to animators everywhere.
The organization named the WALL-E its Best Picture of 2008, the first time the society has ever tapped an animated movie for its top prize.
Here's a look at the major award winners from the evening:
- Film: WALL-E
- Director: Danny Boyle, Slumdog Millionaire
- Actor: Sean Penn, Milk
- Actress: Sally Hawkins, Happy-Go-Lucky
- Screenplay: Mike Leigh, Happy-Go-Lucky
- Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight
- Supporting Actress: Penélope Cruz, Elegy and Vicky Christina Barcelona