Dedicated his Oscar win for Best Documentary Feature for Taxi to the Dark Side to Dilawar, the 22-year-old Afghan taxi driver on whom the documentary is based.
Alex Gibney: On a day-to-day basis, I like Lance. But over time one of the things I learned is that liking somebody is not the same thing as approving of what they do. I was definitely drawn into Lance's orbit and I became a fan as I acknowledge in the film. I liked him and I liked going along for the ride...but at the same time be wildly pissed off that I had become part of an elaborate PR board and that he had looked me in the face and lied to me.