The courtroom drama, directed by filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane, who made his debut with the movie has been selected as the official entry to the prestigious awards. Court also won the Best Picture at the National Film awards this year, besides winning 17 international honours after its premiere at the Venice International Film Festival in 2014
2014 was a year of acclaimed performances, some of which were unexpected
It should be no surprise that the Best Picture line-up at the Oscars this year leans heavily towards films about or set in America.
The force of Gravity was strong at the British Academy Film Awards on February 16 -- but it was unflinching drama 12 Years a Slave that took the top prize.