Director Anurag Basu’s Barfi has been chosen as India’s official entry to the Oscars this year.
Barfi has Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D’Cruz in the lead. The film was chosen out of twenty movies after a long deliberation. But most of the votes were in favour of Barfi.
The production house UTV is happy about Barfi getting nominated for the Oscars. This is their 4th film in 7 years to get nominated.
The others movies competing were Kahaani, The Dirty Picture, Paan Singh Tomar, Gangs of Wasseypur 1 & 2, Heroine, Balaji Sakthivel’s Vazhakku Enn 18/9 and SS Rajmouli’s Eega.