Why Did The Oscars Change “Best Foreign Language Film” To “Best International Feature”?

Why Did The Oscars Change “Best Foreign Language Film” To “Best International Feature”?

Bong Joon Ho’s crossover hit, Parasite, received Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Editing, and Best Production on Monday, but not Best Foreign Language Film. It wasn’t a snub, but rather an Academy title change that many casual Oscar watchers may have missed: Parasite will compete for Best International Feature … Read more…

COMMENTARY: Golden Globes nominations open discussion on what it means to be ‘foreign’ - National

COMMENTARY: Golden Globes nominations open discussion on what it means to be ‘foreign’ – National

There were some major snubs and surprises when the Golden Globes nominees were announced earlier this week. In a year with such critically acclaimed films as Greta Gerwig’s Little Women, Marielle Heller’s A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Melina Matsoukas’ Queen & Slim and Lorene Scafaria’s Hustlers, not a single female-directed film was nominated in the … Read more…