Tagged: academy awards

No end to Norway’s Oscar drought

Kongens Nei got a “nei” from the Oscar committee The Local Hopes that Norway would claim its first Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film were dashed when The King’s Choice / Kongens nei...

Norway’s turn at the Oscars?

The King’s Choice / Kongens nei is shortlisted for the best foreign-language film The Local The Norwegian film The King’s Choice / Kongens nei is one of nine movies to make the short list...

No Oscar for Norwegian short film Tuba Atlantic

Director Hallvar Witzøe from Leksvik was nominated for an Academy Award for best short film with “Tuba Atlantic.” At the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, it became clear just after 4:30 p.m. on Sunday night...