Roma's great competition: Shoplifters, Never Look Away, Cold War, and Capernaum
Dear readers, I've been filled with existential despair this week. I'm not sure how to continue covering the Oscars next year if the Oscars are going to drain all the art out of it by denying all the categories that make cinema, cinema, and announcing them off air. I haven't quite formed my thoughts on this (I expect this upcoming Oscar night to be disastrous) for a complete post but while we still have the more movie-fan friendly categories to look forward to let's continue to talk about them! We've done some research on how the foreign film category tends to fare in the Us marketplace that we wanted to share. In addition to being a super high quality roster, this year's Foreign Film list has done well with audiences, too.
Both Poland's Cold War and