See, I think he wants people to have a *reaction* to his work, not necessarily love it like he does. For it to spark emotion and conversations, to build dialogue and expose people to ideas and concepts they may not have had before.
But you’re certainly right, he was doomed for that Oscar. 😭😭😭 Even if he won’t complain about it, I can, lol. Unfair! A travesty! Clearly wrong!