“Bacurau” and “Vida Invisível” Compete to Represent Brazil at the Oscars

The Academy will announce the foreign films nominated on January 13th, 2020, and the award ceremony will take place on February 19th, in Los Angeles.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Film Academy released the list of films qualified to represent Brazil at the Oscars. There are twelve feature films in the contest, and the chosen one competes in the category of best international film in the Academy Awards.

The jury award winner at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, “Bacurau”, by Kleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles, is among the titles in the contest at the Oscars. In Brazil, "Bacurau" will premier on August 29th.

Also in the contest is "The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão", by Karim Aïnouz, which . . .

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