Academy Awards: 2020/2021 - Best International Feature Film Submissions to the 93rd Academy Awards to Compete for an Oscar Nomination or Win in the Foreign Language Film Category

Like every previous year, the 2020/21 Oscar race has began with the first submissions of movies in the foreign language film category. But this year is a very special year with a worldwide pandemic, far too many sick and dead people around the globe due to Coronavirus respectively COVID-19, lockdowns and widespread cinema closings including a lot of cancellations or postponements of scheduled theatrical film releases as well as the postponement of the Oscar ceremony itself. The special circumstances resulted in changes to some rules for participation and dates.

The selected film of every country must be first released in the country of origin itself or for this year only in any other country excluded the United States no earlier…

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  • Quo Vadis, Aida?

    1

  • Another Round

    2

  • Better Days

    3

  • Collective

    4

  • The Man Who Sold His Skin

    5

  • The Mole Agent

    6

  • Charlatan

    7

  • Two of Us

    8

  • La Llorona

    9

  • Sun Children

    10

  • Night of the Kings

    11

  • I'm No Longer Here

    12

  • Hope

    13

  • Dear Comrades!

    14

  • A Sun

    15

  • Open Door

    16

  • Heliopolis

    17

  • The Sleepwalkers

    18

  • Songs of Solomon

    19

  • What We Wanted

    20

  • Sincerely Yours, Dhaka

    21

  • Persian Lessons

    22

  • Working Girls

    23

  • Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom

    24

  • Chaco

    25

  • Babenco: Tell Me When I Die

    26

  • The Father

    27

  • Fathers

    28

  • The Fisherman's Diary

    29

  • 14 Days, 12 Nights

    30

  • Funny Boy

    31

  • Leap

    32

  • Forgotten We’ll Be

    33

  • Land of Ashes

    34

  • Extracurricular

    35

  • Buscando a Casal

    36

  • A State of Madness

    37

  • Emptiness

    38

  • When We're Born

    39

  • The Last Ones

    40

  • Tove

    41

  • Beginning

    42

  • And Tomorrow the Entire World

    43

  • Apples

    44

  • Days of Light

    45

  • Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time

    46

  • Agnes Joy

    47

  • Jallikattu

    48

  • Impetigore

    49

  • Monster

    50

  • Asia

    51

  • Notturno

    52

  • True Mothers

    53

  • 200 Meters

    54

  • The Crying Steppe

    55

  • The Letter

    56

  • Exile

    57

  • Running to the Sky

    58

  • Blizzard of Souls

    59

  • Broken Keys

    60

  • This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection

    61

  • Nova Lituania

    62

  • River Tales

    63

  • Soul

    64

  • Veins of the World

    65

  • Breasts

    66

  • The Unknown Saint

    67

  • Buladó

    68

  • The Milkmaid

    69

  • Willow

    70

  • Circus of Life

    71

  • Gaza Mon Amour

    72

  • Operation Just Cause

    73

  • Killing the Dead

    74

  • Song Without a Name

    75

  • Mindanao

    76

  • Never Gonna Snow Again

    77

  • Vitalina Varela

    78

  • Listen

    79

  • Scales

    80

  • Nafi's Father

    81

  • Dara of Jasenovac

    82

  • Wet Season

    83

  • The Auschwitz Report

    84

  • Stories from the Chestnut Woods

    85

  • Toorbos

    86

  • The Man Standing Next

    87

  • The Endless Trench

    88

  • You Will Die at Twenty

    89

  • Wiren

    90

  • Charter

    91

  • My Little Sister

    92

  • Happy Old Year

    93

  • Miracle in Cell No. 7

    94

  • Atlantis

    95

  • Alelí

    96

  • 2000 Songs of Farida

    97

  • Once Upon a Time in Venezuela

    98

  • Dreamy Eyes

    99