From Macerata in Le Marche, the Italian production designer, art director and costume designer for films Dante Ferretti and Francesca Lo Schiavo received Oscars for art direction in 'Hugo.' Ferretti said while receiving the award," Thank you to the Academy for this prestigious award. A great thank you goes to the producer Graham King and Tim Headington, to all my art department, but the most of all my very special thank you to a eccezionale director who guide us though this wonderful journey: Martin Scorsese. Thank you, thank you, thank you very much. Grazie, Martin."
Francesca Lo Schiavo said," This is for Martin and for Italy."