Nov 28, 2006 · Punjabi film goes to the Oscars November 28, 2006 20:36 IST G oa witnessed an emotional press conference on November 27, when the cast spoke about the Punjabi film, Waris Shah , directed by Manoj Punj who met with an untimely death a week after his film released.
But one of his unfulfilled ambitions — to bring Punjabi cinema into the world map — was finally being fulfilled. Waris Shah is one of India’s entries to the 79th Academy Awards. The entry was made by India Waves TV, San Francisco, California on behalf of USA distributors of the film Golden Palm Entertainment Inc. The film will compete in various categories, namely Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best …
Waris Shah – Ishq Daa Waaris, Punjabi film has entered the Academy Awards. The official entry was initiated by India Waves TV, San Francisco, on behalf of the U.S. distributors of the film, Golden Palms Entertainment Inc.
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And, in a unique moment, two Horror themed movies have been nominated for Best Picture, marking the sixth and seventh time in Academy history. Even rarer are nods for Best Actor in a horror picture (Only twice before, for Anthony Hopkins and Frederic March ), and director (four times).
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Top List of Indian Movies Nominated for Oscars till now. Oscars are the most popular award for Cinema on earth. An Oscar Award is prestigious for anyone working in Films. Indian Cinema including Bollywood has been trying for years to get hold of an Oscar.
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The Film Federation of India (FFI) appoints a committee to choose one film among those released that year to be submitted as India’s official entry to the Academy for a nomination for “Best Foreign Language Film” the following year.