Global Glimpses – The 2009 Oscar-nominated Foreign Language Films (Washington DC)
The Academy and the National Geographic All Roads Film Project presented the opportunity to see, in one location, all five of the Oscar-nominated films in the Foreign Language Film category.
Friday, February 26, 7 p.m.
Saturday, February 27, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 28, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Each screening included an informal reception where global-minded enthusiasts could meet, mingle, whet their appetite for foreign films, and pick their favorites for the 82nd Academy Awards.
The 2009 Foreign Language Film award nominees are:
“The Milk of Sorrow (La Teta Asustada)” (Peru)
“A Prophet (Un Prophète)” (France)
“The Secret in Their Eyes (El Secreto de Sus Ojos)” (Argentina)
“The White Ribbon (Das Weisse Band)” (Germany)
- Friday, February 26 through Sunday, February 28
- National Geographic Society’s Grosvenor Auditorium