"Gully Boy", which premiered at the Berlin Film Festival in February, focuses on the life of an aspiring rapper in Mumbai's Dharavi slum.
Social media users and B-town celebs were all praise for the film and internet is buzzing with all the "Gully Boy" updates.
There were critically acclaimed films like "Andhadhun", "Badla", "Article 15" in the race, but finally, "Gully Boy" was the chosen movie officially for the Oscar entry from India. Among the cast is Alia Bhatt, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Kalki Koechlin and Vijay Varma.
Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy, which features Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles, has been selected as India's official entry in the International Feature Film category at the Oscars, the Film Federation of India (FFI) said. As always, I will keep striving towards making the flag of Hindi cinema fly high. The Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt starrer was among 28 entries, and was selected above the others because of its "infectious energy", Sen said at a press conference.
Climat, gilets jaunes, Journées du patrimoine. Paris sous tension
A minima, certains défenseurs du climat et des "gilets" avaient prévu une rencontre à 09H00 place de la Madeleine à Paris. Les appels s'étaient multipliés pour une "convergence des luttes" entre " gilets jaunes " et militants pro-climat.
Ranveer said it is a proud moment for the entire team. I'm especially proud of and happy for Zoya!
Although India has three Academy Award nominations under its belt in this category - for "Mother India" in 1957, "Salaam Bombay" in 1989, and "Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India" in 2002, the country hasn't won.
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A thickening agent, vitamin E acetate, has been detected in a number of the samples analyzed. "We can't allow people to get sick". The move came after the US Food and Drug Administration called out the company for illegally selling tobacco products to minors.
The 92nd Academy Awards will take place on February 9, 2020 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, US.
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Jacques Brunel, le sélectionneur du XV de France , reconnait qu'il y a eu "deux mi-temps totalement différentes". On a encore du travail, parce que c'est sur des choses simples qu'on a failli un petit peu.