Oscars: 85 Countries Will Vie For Foreign Language Film Nominations

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences said today that 85 countries have submitted films for consideration to score a Foreign Language Oscar nom for the 89th Annual Academy Awards. Yemen is the lone first-time entrant this year, with I Am Nojoom, Age 10 and Divorced.
The Academy will pare the entries down to a shortlist, and Oscar nominations will be announced January 24 from the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater iun Beverly Hills. The hardware will be handed out…

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences said today that 85 countries have submitted films for consideration to score a Foreign Language Oscar nom for the 89th Annual Academy Awards. Yemen is the lone first-time entrant this year, with I Am Nojoom, Age 10 and Divorced. The Academy will pare the entries down to a shortlist, and Oscar nominations will be announced January 24 from the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater iun Beverly Hills. The hardware will be handed out…