Sony Pictures Classics Closes Israeli Foreign Language Oscar Entry ‘Foxtrot’

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UPDATE:
Sony Pictures Classics has firmed its deal for North American and other rights to Foxtrot, confirming a Deadline scoop that broke just as the film won eight Ophir Awards in Israel, including Best Picture and Best Director for Samuel Maoz. This comes on top of its Grand Jury Prize win at Venice and gives SPC a leading entry in the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar race. SPC’s release follows the original story. EARLIER EXCLUSIVE, September 19, 1:46 PM PST: Foxtrot