‘Jallikattu’, India’s official entry in the Best International Feature category at the 93rd Academy Awards, is out of the Oscars race but the country is still in the fray with short film ‘Bittu’ advancing to the next round in Best Live Action Short Film segment. ‘Jallikattu’, a Malayalam-language movie directed by filmmaker Lijo Jose Pellissery, is not part of the shortlist of 15 features that will be vying for a spot in the final five, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) announced recently.
Oscars 2021: ‘Jallikattu’ Exits Race, Short Film Bittu Moves to Next Round
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