In Contention


2011 Foreign Language Film Submission List

(updated: 9/21/11)

Albania
“The Forgiveness of Blood”

Austria
“Breathing”

Belgium
“Bullhead”

Bosnia and Herzegovina
“Belvedere”

Brazil
“Elite Squad 2″

Bulgaria
“Tilt”

Canada
“Monsieur Lazhar”

Colombia
“The Colors of the Mountain”

Finland
“Le Havre”

France
“Declaration of War”

Germany
“Pina”

Greece
“Attenberg”

Hong Kong
“A Simple Life”

Hungary
“The Turin Horse”

Iceland
“Volcano”

Iran
“A Separation”

Ireland
“As If I Am Not There”

Israel
“Footnote”

Japan
“Postcard”

Lebanon
“Where Do We Go Now?”

Lithuania
“Back in Your Arms”

Mexico
“Miss Bala”

Morocco
“Omar Killed Me”

Netherlands
“Sonny Boy”

Norway
“Happy, Happy”

Peru
“October”

Philippines
“The Woman in the Septic Tank”

Poland
“In Darkness”

Portugal
“José and Pilar”

Romania
“Morgen”

Russia
“Burnt by the Sun 2: Citadel”

Serbia
“Montevideo, God Bless You!”

Slovakia
“Gypsy”

South Korea
“The Front Line”

Sweden
“Beyond”

Taiwan
“Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale”

Venezuela
“The Rumble of the Stones”

Vietnam
“Thang Long Aspiration”

23 Comments

23 responses so far

  • 1 9-16-2011 at 9:07 am

    Ron said...

    Philippines: “The Woman in the Septic Tank”

  • 2 9-20-2011 at 4:37 pm

    Alessandro said...

    Brazil choses “Elite Squad 2″. greatest domestic blockbuster off all times and an excelent movie.

  • 3 9-21-2011 at 12:24 pm

    baranak said...

    Just “A Separation” from Iran…

  • 4 9-21-2011 at 12:31 pm

    Bill_the_Bear said...

    Canada chooses “Monsieur Lazhar”:

    http://www.telefilm.gc.ca/en/news/releases/2011/09/21/telefilm-canada-announces-philippe-falardeau-s-monsieur-lazhar-canada-s-sel

  • 5 9-21-2011 at 1:29 pm

    FK said...

    it’s our OSCAR with “THE SEPERATION” from Iran!

  • 6 9-22-2011 at 2:35 am

    hamzeh said...

    “A Separation” from Iran is the winner

  • 7 9-22-2011 at 7:54 am

    michle said...

    i think the competition is between
    “Where Do We Go Now?”( Lebanon) and
    “A Separation”( Iran)

  • 8 9-22-2011 at 7:56 am

    behzad said...

    just ” A Separation ” from IRAN

  • 9 9-22-2011 at 8:48 am

    Hashem Roshanfekr said...

    “A Separation”( Iran)

  • 10 9-22-2011 at 10:49 am

    natalie said...

    ” A Separation ” from IRAN
    REALLY GREAT!!!

  • 11 9-22-2011 at 10:56 am

    A-A said...

    A Separation is a suspenseful and intelligent drama! magnificent….

  • 12 9-22-2011 at 2:14 pm

    Masoud said...

    100% “A Separation” from IRAN

    its great

  • 13 9-24-2011 at 4:44 am

    ali said...

    100000000000% “A Separation” from IRAN

  • 14 9-24-2011 at 11:09 am

    Kurosh said...

    Choosing anything other than Farhadi’s masterpiece, “A Separation”, is impossible!

  • 15 9-25-2011 at 7:41 am

    Peter said...

    “José and Pilar” is a masterpiece and a big contender that are competing directly to the spot for the outsider movies, in this specific case “Pina”.

  • 16 9-25-2011 at 3:44 pm

    se7en said...

    just ” A Separation ” from IRAN

  • 17 9-27-2011 at 11:26 pm

    micle said...

    ” A Separation ” is the best choice 100%

  • 18 9-27-2011 at 11:50 pm

    AFSHIN said...

    ” A Separation ” will win OSCAR

    I am sure

  • 19 10-04-2011 at 5:31 am

    Milad.M.D said...

    “A separation” by Asghar Farhadi

  • 20 10-05-2011 at 6:46 pm

    erwin said...

    i’m rooting for woman in the septic tank from the philippines… it’s a satire on indie movies and stars ms. eugene domingo, a very talented and versatile actress

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IKH1KXS_s0

    your welcome :)