At the 90th Academy Awards on March 4, 2018, Una mujer fantástica (A Fantastic Woman) by Sebastián Lelio won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, becoming the first Chilean film to receive an Academy Award in that category.
Una mujer fantástica was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Screenplay at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival in 2017.
A total of four films which screened at the 2017 Berlinale were Oscar nominees in three categories at this year’s Academy Awards.
The Berlinale congratulates the Una mujer fantástica team!
March 5, 2018