Super Deluxe, Vada Chennai, Oththa Seruppu Size 7, Dear Comrade, AndhaDhun, Article 15 among 28 films competing for India's Oscar entry
The screening process started on September 18 and will continue till September 22, after which the official announcement will be made
The selection of India's official entry to the 2020 Academy Awards is currently underway in Kolkata. And we hear that three Tamil films — Vetrimaran's Vada Chennai, starring Dhanush, Thiagarajan Kumararaja's Super Deluxe, and Parthiban's Oththa Seruppu size 7 — are among the 28 films that are being screened for the jury, which will decide India's official entry to the Oscars, from among these movies. Also, it has been revealed that Dear Comrade (Telugu) and Kurukshetra (Kannada) are on the list.
The screening process started on September 18 and will continue till September 22, after which the official announcement will be made.
Aparna Sen is the chairperson of the committee, and the jury also includes directors Pratim D Gupta and Ashoke Viswanathan, editor Sujay Dutta Ray, scriptwriter Padmanabha Dasgupta and composer Debojyoti Mishra. Critically acclaimed Bollywood films like Uri, Gully Boy, Badhaai Ho, Article 15, and Andhadhun are also in the list.