India goes to the Oscars News
Will Tamil film 7Aum Arivu win India an Oscar?
AR Murugadoss’ 2011 science fiction thriller is among 16 films shortlisted by FFI for screening to select India’s entry at Oscars
Based on the fictional life of Bodhidharma, the master of martial arts and medical remedies, the Tamil film 7 Aum Arivu has been selected by FFI ( Film Federation of India) to be one of 16 shortlisted films that will screened this year to select India’s entry at the Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Film category. Click here to read more
India goes to the Oscars!
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 fresh in our memories is the phenomenon of Slumdog Millionaire that made it big at the Oscars in 2008. But the Indian presence at the Academy Awards dates back to 1957. Click here to read more