7 films entering the Oscar race

Semih Kaplanoglu’s COMMITMENT HASAN which premiered in Cannes Un Certain Regard will represent Turkey at the Oscars 2022.

Peter Kerekes’ Venice-award winning 107 MOTHERS is representing Slovakia in the race for the Best International Film Oscar.

REHANA by Abdullah Mohammad Saad after its premiere in Cannes Un Certain Regard will be the Oscar entry from Bangladesh.

LINGUI-THE SACRED BONDS by Mahamat Saleh-Haroun which premiered in Official Competition in Cannes will represent Chad at the Oscars.

LUNANA: A YAK IN THE CLASSROOM by Pawo Choyning Dorji is Bhutan’s official submission to the Oscars.

MR BACHMANN AND HIS CLASS by Maria Speth and THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BOY IN THE WORLD by Kristina Lindström & Kristian Petri are entering the Oscar race in the Best Documentary category.

Fingers crossed!

Posted on Nov.12 2021