Why the Oscars just don’t “get” foreign films.

The problems with the Academy’s Best Foreign Language Film category go way, way deeper than the fact that 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days wasn’t even nominated for an Oscar this year. Robert Koehler, who sometimes writes for Variety, explains why in an informative rant that went up yesterday at FilmJourney.org.

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11340006144797496514 RC

    i wish there was an opportunity to even see the films that are nominated.

    i wish the academy would modify their foreign language film catagory…i doubt they will, but it just doesn’t seem to quiet work.