Representational photo: Deepa Mehta

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Movie Dropped From Oscar Category For Strange Reason But With Twist

Indo-Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta's 'Funny Boy' was removed from Oscar's 'Best International Feature' category for a strange reason. Reportedly, the movie was eliminated for excess usage of English dialogues, as the category allows only movies having non-English dialogues. However, the Academy has informed to reconsider the movie in 'Best Picture' and other categories. Deepa said that though she was astonished by rejection, she was equally… read-more

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 05:03 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Academy awards, Oscars, Deepa Mehta, Canada, Entertainment

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