Adam, Instinct, Verdict and Joy in the run for the Oscars

We are celebrating four Oscar submissions this year:

INSTINCT by Halina Reijn has been selected as the Dutch Oscar submission after winning Best Film on the Piazza Grande in Locarno earlier this year.

ADAM by Maryam Touzani is the Moroccan Oscar entry after the successful premiere in Un Certain Regard in Cannes.

VERDICT by first-time director Raymund Ribay Gutierrez will represent the Philippines at the Oscars after winning the Special Jury Prize in Venice and screening in Telluride, Toronto and Busan.

JOY by Sudabeh Mortezai is entering the Oscar run for Austria after winning Best Film in London, Venice, Marrakesh and many more festivals.

The Oscar nominations will be announced on 13 January 2020.

Fingers crossed!

Posted on Sep.20 2019