Regional film ‘Jallikattu’ is India’s official Oscars entry

A regional action film titled ‘Jallikattu’ — which derives its name from the traditional bull-taming event in the southern state of Tamil Nadu — is India’s official entry to the Oscars 2021.

“There were a total of 27 films that had entered the race from Hindi, Malayalam and Marathi languages. The film nominated by the jury to represent India at next year’s Oscars is Malayalam film ‘Jallikattu’,” filmmaker Rahul Rawail told the media on Wednesday.

Source: United News of Bangladesh