The Academy has vetted the list of submissions for Best Foreign Language Film and found a couple of titles that it deems ineligible. Variety reports:
The most notable rejection was director...FLF SUBMISSIONS
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Nine films will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 85th Academy Awards®. Seventy-one films had originally qualified in the...FLF SUBMISSIONS
In the past year, Omar Sy has gone from being a French comedy writer and actor, to a star known internationally for his dramatic performance in The Intouchables. In February of this year Sy won the...FLF SUBMISSIONS
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – A record 71 countries, including first-time entrant Kenya, have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 85th Academy Awards®.
Ugh. In case you need a reminder what a government tangled up with religious fundamentalists would be like.
(Jakarta Globe) Iran said on Monday it would boycott the 2013 Oscars to protest...FLF SUBMISSIONS
With three prestigious French language films in play this year, how did a crowd-pleasing international box-office phenomenon backed by Hervey Weinstein prevail? (That's a rhetorical question). Scott...FLF SUBMISSIONS
Germany's official 2013 Foreign Language Film submission, directed by Christian Petzold, summarized by Alt Film Guide.
Starring Nina Hoss, the political/romantic drama Barbara earned Petzold the...FLF SUBMISSIONS
Updated via press release.
Beverly Hills, CA – Sixty-three countries, including first-time entrant New Zealand, have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for...FLF SUBMISSIONS
Thanks to our pal iggy for tipping us to Spain's official Oscar submission, Pa Negre (Black Bread) which he summarizes thusly:
a terrific (but not your typical) coming of age movie during Spanish...FLF SUBMISSIONS
Finland's Oscar selection jury today announced Aki Kaurismaki's Le Havre as the country's official Oscar submission. After its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, Le Havre won the Fipresci...FLF SUBMISSIONS