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A look on the foreign-language Oscar submission list

Sun Online Desk     6th October, 2017 05:54:42 printer

A look on the foreign-language Oscar submission list

Bangladesh selected the film ‘The Cage’ for this years the best foreign-language Oscar category. A record 92 countries have submitted films for this category to be handed out at the Academy Awards in March.

 

Below is a list of the submissions along with the names of the directors.

 

Afghanistan, “A Letter to the President,” Roya Sadat

 

Albania, “Daybreak,” Gentian Koçi

 

Algeria, “Road to Istanbul,” Rachid Bouchareb

 

Argentina, “Zama,” Lucrecia Martel

 

Armenia, “Yeva,” Anahit Abad

 

Australia, “The Space Between,” Ruth Borgobello

 

Austria, “Happy End,” Michael Haneke

 

Azerbaijan, “Pomegranate Orchard,” Ilgar Najaf

 

Bangladesh, “The Cage,” Akram Khan

 

Belgium, “Racer and the Jailbird,” Michaël R.

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Bolivia, “Dark Skull,” Kiro Russo

 

Bosnia and Herzegovina, “Men Don’t Cry,” Alen Drljevic

 

Brazil, “Bingo - The King of the Mornings,” Daniel Rezende

 

Bulgaria, “Glory,” Petar Valchanov, Kristina Grozeva

 

Cambodia, “First They Killed My Father,” Angelina Jolie

 

Canada, “Hochelaga, Land of Souls,” François Girard

 

Chile, “A Fantastic Woman,” Sebastian Lelio

 

China, “Wolf Warrior 2,” Wu Jing

 

Colombia, “Guilty Men,” Ivan D. Gaona

 

Costa Rica, “The Sound of Things,” Ariel Escalante

 

Croatia, “Quit Staring at My Plate,” Hana Jusic

 

Czech Republic, “Ice Mother,” Bohdan Slama

 

Denmark, “You Disappear,” Peter Schonau Fog

 

Dominican Republic, “Woodpeckers,” Jose Maria Cabral

 

Ecuador, “Alba,” Ana Cristina Barragan

 

Egypt, “Sheikh Jackson,” Amr Salama

 

Estonia, “November,” Rainer Sarnet

 

Finland, “Tom of Finland,” Dome Karukoski

 

France, “BPM (Beats Per Minute),” Robin Campillo

 

Georgia, “Scary Mother,” Ana Urushadze

 

Germany, “In the Fade,” Fatih Akin

 

Greece, “Amerika Square,” Yannis Sakaridis

 

Haiti, “Ayiti Mon Amour,” Guetty Felin

 

Honduras, “Morazan,” Hispano Duron

 

Hong Kong, “Mad World,” Wong Chun

 

Hungary, “On Body and Soul,” Ildiko Enyedi

 

Iceland, “Under the Tree,” Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurdsson

 

India, “Newton,” Amit V Masurkar

 

Indonesia, “Turah,” Wicaksono Wisnu Legowo

 

Iran, “Breath,” Narges Abyar

 

Iraq, “Reseba - The Dark Wind,” Hussein Hassan

 

Ireland, “Song of Granite,” Pat Collins

 

Israel, “Foxtrot,” Samuel Maoz

 

Italy, “A Ciambra,” Jonas Carpignano

 

Japan, “Her Love Boils Bathwater,” Ryota Nakano

 

Kazakhstan, “The Road to Mother,” Akhan Satayev

 

Kenya, “Kati Kati,” Mbithi Masya

 

Kosovo, “Unwanted,” Edon Rizvanolli

 

Kyrgyzstan, “Centaur,” Aktan Arym Kubat

 

Lao People’s Democratic Republic, “Dearest Sister,” Mattie Do

 

Latvia, “The Chronicles of Melanie,” Viestur Kairish

 

Lebanon, “The Insult,” Ziad Doueiri

 

Lithuania, “Frost,” Sharunas Bartas

 

Luxembourg, “Barrage,” Laura Schroeder

 

Mexico, “Tempestad,” Tatiana Huezo

 

Mongolia, “The Children of Genghis,” Zolbayar Dorj

 

Morocco, “Razzia,” Nabil Ayouch

 

Mozambique, “The Train of Salt and Sugar,” Licinio Azevedo

 

Nepal, “White Sun,” Deepak Rauniyar

 

Netherlands, “Layla M.,” Mijke de Jong

 

New Zealand, “One Thousand Ropes,” Tusi Tamasese

 

Norway, “Thelma,” Joachim Trier

 

Pakistan, “Saawan,” Farhan Alam

 

Palestine, “Wajib,” Annemarie Jacir

 

Panama, “Beyond Brotherhood,” Arianne Benedetti

 

Paraguay, “Los Buscadores,” Juan Carlos Maneglia, Tana Schembori

 

Peru, “Rosa Chumbe,” Jonatan Relayze

 

Philippines, “Birdshot,” Mikhail Red

 

Poland, “Spoor,” Agnieszka Holland, Kasia Adamik

 

Portugal, “Saint George,” Marco Martins

 

Romania, “Fixeur,” Adrian Sitaru

 

Russia, “Loveless,” Andrey Zvyagintsev

 

Senegal, “Félicité,” Alain Gomis

 

Serbia, “Requiem for Mrs. J.,” Bojan Vuletic

 

Singapore, “Pop Aye,” Kirsten Tan

 

Slovakia, “The Line,” Peter Bebjak

 

Slovenia, “The Miner,” Hanna A. W. Slak

 

South Africa, “The Wound,” John Trengove

 

South Korea, “A Taxi Driver,” Jang Hoon

 

Spain, “Summer 1993,” Carla Simon

 

Sweden, “The Square,” Ruben Östlund

 

Switzerland, “The Divine Order,” Petra Volpe

 

Syria, “Little Gandhi,” Sam Kadi

 

Taiwan, “Small Talk,” Hui-Chen Huang

 

Thailand, “By the Time It Gets Dark,” Anocha Suwichakornpong

 

Tunisia, “The Last of Us,” Ala Eddine Slim

 

Turkey, “Ayla: The Daughter of War,” Can Ulkay

 

Ukraine, “Black Level,” Valentyn Vasyanovych

 

United Kingdom, “My Pure Land,” Sarmad Masud

 

Uruguay, “Another Story of the World,” Guillermo Casanova

 

Venezuela, “El Inca,” Ignacio Castillo Cottin

 

Vietnam, “Father and Son,” Luong Dinh DungA record 92 countries have submitted films for this category to be handed out at the Academy Awards in March.

Source: AFP


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