Luke Matheny poses backstage with the Oscar for best live action short film for "God of Love" at the 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
February 28, 2011 7:01:19 AM PST
WILMINGTON, Del. - February 28, 2011 --
The state of Delaware had a moment in the Oscar spotlight as Wilmington native Luke Matheny won for best short film with his graduate thesis film from New York University.