“Rocks In My Pockets,” by New York-based Latvian animator Signe Baumane, will represent Latvia in the race for the foreign language Oscars. “Rocks In My Pockets” tells the story of five women from…
Ann Hui's "Golden Era," which was the closing film at this month's Venice film festival, has been selected to represent Hong Kong in the foreign-language Oscar race.
Jamshid Mahmoudi's debut feature, "A Few Cubic Meters of Love" is Afghanistan's entry for the foreign-language Academy Awards.
LONDON — Ukraine has surprised many awards observers by selecting Oles Sanin's little known nationalist period epic "The Guide" as its entry for the Academy Awards' foreign-language category rather…
MADRID -Carlos Marques-Marcet's "10.000 KM," Daniel Monzon's "El Nino" and David Trueba's "Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed" have made Spain's short-list for its Oscar submission. The country's final…
The idea of sampling new films at Toronto is sort of like going to the Cheesecake Factory for a little nibble. It seems like a good idea, but then you realize: There is no such thing as a small…
Taiwan has selected "Ice Poison" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race.
Japan has selected "The Light Shines Only There" as its national contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. Directed by woman director Oh Mipo, the film is a drama about an unemployed…
Paula van der Oest's thriller drama “Accused” (“Lucia de B.”) will represent the Netherlands in the race for foreign-language film race at the Academy Awards. “Accused,” which is based on a true…
LONDON — Croatia has selected Tomislav Mrsic's comedy “Cowboys” as its submission for the foreign-language film Oscar. Pic centers on a theater director who returns to his home town and sets out to…