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Nine features will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 86th Academy Awards®. Seventy-six films had originally been considered in the category.The films, listed in alphabetical order by country, are:Belgium, "The Broken Circle Breakdown," Felix van Groeningen, director;Bosnia and Herzegovina, "An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker," Danis Tanovic, director;Cambodia, "The Missing Picture," Rithy Panh, director;Denmark, "The Hunt," Thomas Vinterberg, director;Germany, "Two Lives," Georg Maas, director;Hong Kong, "The Grandmaster," Wong Kar-wai,...
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A record 76 countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 86th Academy Awards®.  Moldova and Saudi Arabia are first-time entrants; Montenegro is submitting for the first time as an independent country.The 2013 submissions are:Afghanistan, "Wajma – An Afghan Love Story," Barmak Akram, director;Albania, "Agon," Robert Budina, director;Argentina, "The German Doctor," Lucía Puenzo, director;Australia, "The Rocket," Kim Mordaunt, director;Austria, "The Wall," Julian Pölsler, director;Azerbaijan, "Steppe Man," Shamil Aliyev, director;Bangladesh...
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presents a special screening of the 1967 Foreign Language Film Oscar® winner “Closely Watched Trains” on Monday, September 23, at 7:30 p.m. at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The evening, which will be hosted by Oscar-nominated writer-director Philip Kaufman (“The Unbearable Lightness of Being”), includes a rare onstage discussion with the film’s director, Jiří Menzel.Click here for more information.Contact InformationDaniel Gomezdgomez@oscars.org 
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