The director tried to storm out of the Dolby Theatre when the controversial film picked up the top prize on Sunday night.
Oscar-nominated actress Sondra Locke was among those who were missed out during the annual 'In Memoriam' section of this year's Oscars.
For Rami Malek, winning the Oscar for Best Actor will unfortunately always come hand-in-hand with the the time he fell off the stage at the Dolby Theater.
The pair won the Oscar for Best Original song, sharing the award with Mark Ronson who co-wrote the number.
The British star of The Favourite won Best Actress on Sunday night, ahead of Glenn Close for The Wife and Lady Gaga for A Star Is Born.