• ‘Roma' Enters Oscar Foreign-Language Race, Becomes the Instant Favorite

    5 days ago - By The Wrap

    The Oscar race for Best Foreign Language Film now has a clear frontrunner, because Mexico has submitted Alfonso Cuaron's “Roma” in the category.
    Winner of the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival and one of the most acclaimed films of the fall festival circuit, “Roma” is a beautiful black-and-white film based on moments from Cuaron's childhood, growing up in a suburb of Mexico City. The Netflix release is also a strong Best Picture contender, the only one of the 40-plus foreign-language entries to be in the running for both awards.
    At this point, for it not to land a foreign-language...
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  • Mexico Selects Netflix's ‘Roma' as Foreign-Language Oscar Submission

    Mexico Selects Netflix's ‘Roma' as Foreign-Language Oscar Submission

    5 days ago - By Decider

    Alfonso Cuarón's intimate drama is expected to premiere in December.
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  • ‘Roma' Enters Oscar Foreign-Language Race, Becomes the Instant Favorite

    5 days ago - By The Wrap

    The Oscar race for Best Foreign Language Film now has a clear frontrunner, because Mexico has submitted Alfonso Cuaron's “Roma” in the category.
    Winner of the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival, and one of the most acclaimed films of the fall festival circuit, “Roma” is a beautiful black-and-white film based on moments from Cuaron's childhood growing up in a suburb of Mexico City. The Netflix release is also a strong Best Picture contender, the only one of the 40-plus foreign-language entries to be in the running for both awards.
    At this point, for it not to land a foreign-language...
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  • Alfonso Cuaron's ‘Roma' Selected As Mexico's Foreign-Language Oscar Submission

    5 days ago - By Deadline

    No surprise here, but Mexico just selected Oscar winner Alfonso Cuaron's Roma from Netflix as their official foreign language submission to this year's Oscars.
    After its launch in the fall film festival space, Roma has been on fire, collecting the Golden Lion at Venice. Cuaron's memoir to his homeland reportedly also played in a cinema down in Mexico City during August to qualify. Netflix is working to give Roma a theatrical release in Dolby Atmos, the format the director...
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