The Russian Oscar Committee announced the list of films from which they will select a contender for the Academy Award “Oscar”. It is reported by TASS
The date of the meeting, which will determine the applicant, has not yet been announced. “So far, the so-called long list of films-applicants has been formed – a large list from which they will choose one tape,” the agency’s interlocutor said.
In total, the long list includes 122 films that were or will be in commercial release from January 1 to November 30, 2022.
In the long list, in particular, were “1941. Wings over Berlin” by Konstantin Buslov, “My dad is the leader” by Yegor Konchalovsky, “One” by Dmitry Suvorov, “14+ Continuation” by Andrei Zaitsev, “December” by Klim Shipenko, “Wild” and “Naughty” by Vladimir Kott, “Off-season” by Alexander Hunt, “Nedetskiy Dom” by Mikhail Raskhodnikov, “Tear It Off and Throw It Away” by Kirill Sokolov, “Love Story” by Pyotr Todorovsky Jr., “THE SIMPLE MAN” by Yana Klimova-Yusupova, “Mr. Knockout” by Artem Mikhalkov, “Nuuccia” by Vladimir Munkuev, “The First Oscar “Sergei Mokritsky, “Papa” directed by Anna Matison, Karen Oganesyan and Sergei Yudakov and others.
Nominees for the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film are nominated by the participating countries themselves. Then the nominee paintings are selected from them.