Rajkummar Rao Starrer Newton is Out of Oscars 2018 Race!


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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