Ahhhh! I was right! I knew there was some beef between John Ridley and Steve McQueen. Also, it seems the whole cast/crew is on McQueen's side as none of them congratulated Ridley. Even Brad Pitt seemed to give him the cold shoulder when he won his Oscar.
Now, I'm not taking sides. I'm just patting myself on the back for observing the SHADE in that auditorium last night. That must be some sort of huge conflict.
Anyways, here's a write up about it at ONTD: