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Dec 15, 2017:
Success for Berlinale Films: Four Shortlisted for an Oscar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed its shortlist for Best Foreign Language Film.

Four of the nine films listed for this Oscar premiered at the Berlinale in 2017: the winner of the Golden Bear, On Body and Soul by Ildikó Enyedi (Hungary); the Competition entries Félicité by Alain Gomis (Senegal), which won the Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize, and A Fantastic Woman by Sebastián Lelio (Chile), which took home the Silver Bear for Best Screenplay; as well as the opening film of the Panorama, The Wound by John Trengove (South Africa).

The nominations for the 90th Academy Awards will be announced in Los Angeles on January 23, 2018.



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December 15, 2017

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