Telugu Film Listed In Oscar Contenders

By - December 20, 2014 - 11:56 AM IST

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It is common to see many movies being made every year. In fact, the highest number of films is produced by the Telugu Film Industry. But have you ever seen a situation where a Telugu film is listed in the Oscar contenders? Well, this time it has happened.

The national and international award winning movie Minugurulu directed and produced by Ayodhyakumar Krishnamsetty is now in the list of 87th Oscar Contenders.  The story revolves around the life of 40 visually impaired children in an orphanage run by a corrupt warden. Prior to this, it was the movie ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ which made it to the Oscar list.

This time, few other movies are also in the anvil. They are Bhopal- A Prayer For Rain, Dhag, Jal, Kapus Kondyachi Goshta (Unending Story), Kochadaiiyaan,The Lunchbox, Surkhaab, Youngistaan. Here’s wishing all of them the best of success and a very special wish to Minugurulu to make the Telugu people proud.

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