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Oscars again: the desi connections

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Shwaas, the Indian entry for Foreign Language Film failed to get a nomination for Oscars.However, another desi filmmaker did get nominated – Ashvin Kumar – for his short film ‘Little Terrorist’ in the Short Film (Live Action) category. Also, ‘Born into Brothels’, a documentary about children of prostitutes in Kolkata’s red light area got nominated in the Documentary Features section. Here is a link to a NPR story on “Kids with Cameras”.

Written by BongoP'o'ndit

January 25, 2005 at 11:06 pm

Posted in India

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