Garrone enters the Oscar race: “I Captain” is among the top five international films

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By John

Matteo Garrone enters the race for the Oscars: I am Captain, Italy’s official candidate for the best international film of the 2024 edition, was chosen for the final five of the night of the stars on March 10th. The nominations, chosen by Academy members from a record 93 countries, were announced today at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Los Angeles by Zazie Beetz and Jack Quaid.

¬ęThanks to Matteo Garrone for his great work which is a cry of solidarity and freedom. An authentic, painful and necessary film with which the best Italy is brought to the world. And this fills us with pride.” Irene Manzi, leader of the PD group in the Culture Committee of the Chamber, wrote it on