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11 Best Foreign Language Film Articles

India’s entry to the Oscars, Court one amongst 81 foreign film entries!

12 months ago 0
National Film Award  winner Court is going to face some stiff competition at Oscars this year… Chaitanya Tamhane’s debut Marathi movie Court, India’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category of the upcoming 88th Academy Awards, will be facing stiff competition from 80 other films from different countries. Read Article ▶

Irrfan Khan: Court is a better choice than the last few embarrassing entries!

12 months ago 0
Having starred in films like the Oscar-winning entertainers “Slumdog Millionaire” and “Life of Pi”, Irrfan surely has an idea of how the foreign market percieves Indian cinema Actor Irrfan Khan, two of whose films earlier missed being India’s official entry for the 88th Academy Awards’ Best Foreign Language Film category, says Chaitanya Tamhane’s Marathi film […] Read Article ▶

Indian cinema shouldn’t try to imitate Hollywood: Asghar Farhadi

3 years ago 0
The Iranian filmmaker, whose film The Past was screened at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival, says Indian films shouldn’t lose their originality Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, known for Oscar-winning film A Separation, Monday said that Indian cinema shouldn’t try to imitate Hollywood or European cinema, but continue catering to everybody. Read Article ▶
The Good Road faces a tough road ahead at the Oscars!

The Good Road faces a tough road ahead at the Oscars!

3 years ago 0
Cineswami shares the list of competing films in the Oscar Best Foreign Language Film category, and chooses his Top 5 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have revealed the full list of submissions in the Oscar Foreign Language Film category. Seventy-six films have been submitted, the highest in Oscar history. Gyan Correa’s The […] Read Article ▶
The Lunchbox can go to the Oscars after all

The Lunchbox can go to the Oscars after all!

3 years ago 1
Cineswami tells us how the Irrfan Khan starrer could still win an Academy Award Ritesh Batra, Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap and all those bemoaning the fact that The Lunchbox is not India’s entry to the Academy Awards’ foreign language category can take heart. It is technically possible to send the film to the Oscars, just […] Read Article ▶
AR Rahman is my spiritual guru: Resul Pookutty

AR Rahman is my spiritual guru: Resul Pookutty

3 years ago 0
The Oscar Award-winning sound designer says once you make it big internationally, people in India think you’re too snobbish or expensive to hire. In an exclusive chat with BollywoodLife, Resul also talks about his projects including his Oscar-nominated film The Good Road, Rajinikanth’s Kochadaiiyaan, his relationship with master composer AR Rahman, and how Irrfan Khan […] Read Article ▶
Yogen Shah
Oscar 20134 buzz: Indian talent to shine for Pakistan with Zinda Bhaag

Oscar 2014 buzz: Indian talent to shine for Pakistan with Zinda Bhaag

3 years ago 0
Cineswami talks about the Indian connection of Pakistani film Zinda Bhaag that is vying for the Best Foreign Language Film title at the 86th Academy Awards It is truly Aman Ki Asha. The Pakistani Academy Selection Committee has selected Zinda Bhaag as the first Pakistani film in over 50 years to be submitted for Oscar […] Read Article ▶
Nagarjuna's Sri Jagadguru Adi Shankara for the Oscars

Nagarjuna’s film Sri Jagadguru Adi Shankara for the Oscars?

3 years ago 0
Another film, Midhunam, has also been apparently recommended by the Telugu Film Producers’ Council The Telugu Film Producers’ Council is said to have recommended Telugu films Midhunam and Sri Jagadguru Adi Shankara to the Film Federation of India (FFI) as contenders for India’s official entry to the Academy Awards‘ best foreign language film category. Read Article ▶
Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in Chennai Express

Will Chennai Express be India’s Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film?

3 years ago 41
The Film Federation of India has invited entries for the Academy Awards’ foreign language film category. Which Bollywood movie do you think should go? Will Shahrukh Khan’s Chennai Express be sent to the Oscars as India’s official entry for Best Foreign Language Film? It is highly possible, since we have often seen commercial hits (like […] Read Article ▶
Mira Nair on The Reluctant Fundamentalist: I got inspired to make a story about modern Pakistan

Mira Nair on The Reluctant Fundamentalist: I got inspired to make a story about modern Pakistan

4 years ago 0
The director hopes her film would help initiate a positive dialogue between India and Pakistan Helming The Reluctant Fundamentalist, shot in India, Pakistan and the US, was not easy but the overall outcome is “quite beautiful”, says internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair Read Article ▶
India goes to the Oscars!

India goes to the Oscars!

5 years ago 0
From Bhanu Athaiya to Anil Kapoor…it may not have happened this year, but the Academy Awards has seen the presence of a strong desi contingent in the fairly recent past Winning an Oscar has been a coveted dream for the likes of AR Rahman, Aamir Khan, Anil Kapoor and others. Some won, some didn’t. Dewy […] Read Article ▶