Australian Academy Awards nominations: Indian films

The prestigious Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards also referred to as AACTA Awards are held in Australia annually. This year, three Indian films have been nominated.

Bollywood films "Newton", “Sanju” and "Gali Guleiyan" have been selected for nominations at the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts for the category of Best Asian Film. The award will be announced by the Best Asian Film Grand Jury 2018, under the supervision of multiple AFI AACTA Award-winning and Oscar actor Russell Crowe. Indian actor Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher and Australian film critic presenter and producer Margaret Pomeranz AM will be returning as the jurors.


Earlier "Newton" starring Rajkummar Rao was selected for the 90th Academy Awards in the category for Best Foreign Language Film.

-Akhila Kakarala
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