What will be the Italian film nominated for the Oscars? 12 are competing for the nomination. All the titles in contention


By John

I am 12 Italian films which will compete in the designation of the candidate title to represent Italy in the selection for the International Feature Film Award category 96th Academy Awards. Films distributed in Italy or abroad (excluding the United States), or scheduled to be distributed, in the period between 1 December 2022 and 31 October 2023 have proposed their candidature. The selection commission, established at the ‘ANICA at the request of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, will meet for vote on the designated title on September 20, 2023. The shortlist announcement is expected on December 21, 2023. The Nominations will be announced on January 23, 2024, while the Oscar ceremony will be held in Los Angeles on March 10, 2024.

The list of candidates in alphabetical order:

THERE’S STILL TOMORROW by Paola Cortellesi
THANK YOU GUYS by Riccardo Milani
THE RETURN OF CASANOVA by Gabriele Salvatores
THE SUN OF THE FUTURE by Nanni Moretti
I CAPTAIN by Matteo Garrone
THE LAST NIGHT OF LOVE by Andrea Di Stefano
THE CHIMERA by Alice Rohrwacher
THE LAND OF WOMEN by Marisa Vallone
MIXED BY ERRY by Sydney Sibilia
WE LIGHT YEARS by Tiziano Russo
KIDNAPPED by Marco Bellocchio
STRANGE OF AMURI by Giuseppe Fiorello