2009 Foreign Language Film Submission List (65 countries)

*Updated 1/20/2010

The Academy’s shortlist (unveiled January 20, 2010):

Argentina
“The Secret in Their Eyes”

Australia
“Samson & Delilah”

Bulgaria
“The World is Big and Salvation Lurks Around the Corner”

France
“A Prophet”

Germany
“The White Ribbon”

Israel
“Ajami”

Kazakhstan
“Kelin”

Netherlands
“Winter in Wartime”

Peru
“The Milk of Sorrow”

And the rest of the 65 submissions from around the world:

Albania
“Alive”

Armenia
“Autumn of the Magician”

Austria
“For a Moment, Freedom”

Bangladesh

“Beyond the Circle”

Belgium
“The Misfortunates”

Bolivia
“Southern Zone”

Bosnia and Herzegovina
“Guardians of the Night”

Brazil
“Salve Geral”

Canada
“I Killed my Mother”

Chile
“Dawson, Island 10”

China
“Forever Enthralled”

Colombia
“The Wind Journeys”

Croatia
“Donkey”

Cuba
“Fallen Gods”

Czech Republic
“Protector”

Denmark
“Terribly Happy”

Estonia
“December Heat”

Finland
“Letters to Father Jacob”

Georgia
“The Other Bank”

Greece
“Slaves in Their Bonds”

Hong Kong
“Prince of Tears”

Hungary
“Chameleon”

Iceland
“Reykjavik-Rotterdam”

India
“Harishchandrachi Factory”

Indonesia

“Jamila and the President”

Iran
“About Elly”

Italy
“Baaria”

Japan
“Nobody to Watch Over Me”

Korea
“Mother”

Lithuania
“Waterhole”

Luxembourg
“Réfractaire”

Macedonia
“Wingless”

Mexico
“Backyard”

Mongolia
“By the Will of Genghis Khan”

Morocco
“Casanegra”

Norway
“Max Manus”

Philippines
“Ded na Si Lolo”

Poland
“Reverse”

Portugal
“Doomed Love”

Puerto Rico
“Kabo and Platon”

Romania
“Police, Adjective”

Russia
“Ward No. 6”

Serbia
“St. George Shoots the Dragon”

Slovakia
“Broken Promise”

Slovenia
“Landscape No. 2”

South Africa
“White Wedding”

Spain
“The Dancer and the Thief”

Sri Lanka
“Flowers in the Sky”

Sweden
“Involuntary”

Switzerland
“Home”

Taiwan
“No Puedo Vivir Sin Ti”

Thailand
“Best in Time”

Turkey
“I Saw the Sun”

United Kingdom
“Afghan Star”

Uruguay
“Bad Day to Go Fishing”

Venezuela
“Libertador Morales, El Justiciero”

Vietnam
“Don’t Burn”