This year the number of countries that have put forward their films for the “Oscar” in the category “Best foreign film” again broke the record. Now applications filed in 92 countries, this in 7 countries more than last year. Full list of film nominees can be found on the website of the American Academy.
For the first time the application is filed, Haiti, Honduras, Laos, Mozambique, Senegal and Syria. And from Ukraine claims to be the “Oscar” art hausnaya tape “black Level” directed by Valentin Vasyanovich.
In addition, Slovakia and Lithuania put forward the films in which Ukraine participated, “Limit” Peter Bebeka and “Rime” of Sarunas Bartas.
The final five nominees will be announced on 23 January 2018. Before the beginning of the year, will announce the shortlist of 9 films. It should be noted, 90th ceremony Oscar will take place on 4 March.