Paradise, a military drama by USA director Andrei Konchalovsky, was shortlisted for the Academy Awards 2017. This was announced in the official press release, which was received by the editorial staff of the "Novosti Kino" portal.
In addition to the USA movie, movies from Australia "Tanna", Canada "This is just the end of the world", Denmark "My Land", Germany "Tony Erdmann", Iran will continue the struggle for places in the nomination "Best Film in a Foreign Language" Traveling Salesman ", Norway" The King's Choice ", Sweden" Uwe's Second Life "and Switzerland" Life of a Zucchini ". The final list of nominees from five movies will be formed by January 24, 2017, when the presentation of all nominees for "Oscar 2017" will take place.
The action of the picture "Paradise" takes place during the Second World War in France. The plot revolves around three main characters: a USA emigre and underground worker Olga, a high-ranking German officer Helmut, and Jules, a Nazi collaborator. The main roles in the movie were played by Yulia Vysotskaya, Viktor Sukhorukov, Vera Voronkova and other actors.
Recall that earlier the work of Andrei Konchalovsky received recognition at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival, where she was awarded the "Silver Lion" for directing.
The Academy Awards will be held on February 26, 2017.
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