Beverly Hills, CA – Nine films will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 84th Academy Awards®. Sixty-three films had originally qualified in the category.
The films, listed in alphabetical order by country, are:
- Belgium, “Bullhead,” Michael R. Roskam, director;
- Canada, “Monsieur Lazhar,” Philippe Falardeau, director;
- Denmark, “Superclásico,” Ole Christian Madsen, director;
- Germany, “Pina,” Wim Wenders, director;
- Iran, “A Separation,” Asghar Farhadi, director;
- Israel, “Footnote,” Joseph Cedar, director;
- Morocco, “Omar Killed Me,” Roschdy Zem, director;
- Poland, “In Darkness,” Agnieszka Holland, director;
- Taiwan, “Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale,” Wei Te-sheng, director.