‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ and ‘The Kashmir Files’ are among five Indian films to be shortlisted in the reminder list released by The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
‘RRR’, ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’, ‘The Kashmir Files’ and ‘Kantara’ will be going head-to-head with 301 other movies and could be eligible for an Oscar.
‘The Kashmir Files’ director Vivek Agnihotri said, “#TheKashmirFiles has been shortlisted for #Oscars2023 in the first list of @TheAcademy . It’s one of the 5 films from India. I wish all of them very best. A great year for Indian cinema. #PallaviJoshi #MithunChakraborty @DarshanKumaar @AnupamPKher are all shortlisted for best actor categories. It’s just the beginning. A long long road ahead. Pl bless them all.”
The official Oscar nominations will be released on 24th January 2023.