With the passing of Monday's deadline, the race for the foreign-language film Oscar is shaping up with some 59 entries announced, including a first for New Zealand.
Eric Khoo's "Tatsumi," an animated docu portrait of the manga artist, will represent Singapore in the foreign-language film category at the 84th Academy Awards.
Macedonia has selected as its Oscar foreign-lingo entry Vladimir Blazevski's "Punk's Not Dead," a scrappy road movie that evokes the same fiercely independent spirit that typifies this small Balkan…
The Dominican Republic's chances of a foreign Oscar slot were scuttled over a technicality when the island nation entered "La hija natural" (Love Child) on Monday, the deadline.
Tyro helmer-scribe Tusi Tamasese's Samoan-lingo "The Orator" (O le tulafale) has become New Zealand's first foreign-language Oscar entry.
Khaled El Hagar's "Lust," Egypt's submission in the foreign-language film Oscar race, has been called eerily prophetic.
Fernando Spiner's Western "Aballay, el hombre sin miedo" (Aballay, the Man Without Fear) was unveiled Monday as Argentina's candidate for Oscar nomination in the foreign-language film category.
Helmer Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "Once Upon a Time in Anatolia," Turkey's submission for foreign-lingo Oscar, is an intense and slow-moving drama about the search for a corpse in the grasslands of Turkish…
Thailand will send Sarunyu "Tua" Wongkrachang's "Kon Khon" to Hollywood as its candidate for the foreign language category in the Oscars, a controversial choice because of the helmer's political…
PRAGUE -- Slovenia has chosen Janez Burger's "Silent Sonata" (aka "Circus Fantasticus"), which took top honors at the country's national film fest, as its submission for the foreign-lingo Oscar.
PRAGUE -- Croatia has submitted helmer-scribe Danilo Serbedzija's "72 Days" as its Oscar foreign-language entry, opting for a small-town comedy that centers on family loyalty, the strains of poverty…
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