The film "Newton" was nominated for India in the Foreign Language category this year, but now the film has been out of this list. Amit V Masurkar directorial Newton garnered vast praise in India from various quarters including both Bollywood celebrities and film critics. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently unveiled nine films that will compete for a nomination for the best foreign-language film Oscar and the Amit Masurkar's black comedy is not a part of it.
Historical drama "Hochelaga" had been selected as Canada's pick for the best foreign-language film category. This list includes "A Fantastic Woman", "In the Fade", "On Body and Soul", "Foxtrot", "The Insult", "Lovely", "The Wound", "Felicity", "The Square" Also included.
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Meanwhile, nine films have advanced in the Academy Awards race, of them five will make it to the final list of the nominees that will be announced on January 23.
South African film Inxeba (The Wound) has strengthened its chances of winning an Oscar at next year's prestigious ceremony after being shortlisted for a nomination and winning two global awards this week. The group's top six choices, augmented by three additional selections chosen by the Academy's Foreign Language Film Award Executive Committee, constitute the shortlist.
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Inxeba was named the year's Best Foreign Film by the African American Film Critics Association this week before walking away with Best Film at the International Queer & Migrant Film Festival in Amsterdam.
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