“Bard: False Chronicle of a Few Truths” Y “Fire night” are the films that will represent Mexico in the Awards Oscar Y Goyarespectively, in their editions of 2023. This was reported by the Mexican Academy of Cinematographic Arts and Sciences (AMACC) through a statement.
the tape of Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu was part of Venice International Film Festival 2022while the tape Tatiana Huezo It also triumphed at the 2021 gala, being one of the films that received the longest standing ovation on that occasion, to the extent that it now leads the nominations for the 2022 Ariel Awards.
“Bardo” will represent Mexico at the 2023 Oscar Awards
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu received strong criticism at the Venice Film Festival for “Bardo: False Chronicle of a Few Truths”; however, the Mexican filmmaker was chosen to open the Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) and now he received the news that his film could compete in the Academy Awards.
According to its official synopsis, ‘Bard’ is a nostalgic comedy set against an epic journey. A chronicle of uncertainties where the protagonist, a renowned Mexican journalist and documentary filmmaker, returns to his country facing his identity, his family affections or the absurdity of his memories, as well as the past and the new reality of his country.
The latest film from the award-winning director Oscar is starring Daniel Gimenez Cacho, Griselda Siciliani, Íker Sánchez Solano, Leonardo Alonso and Andrés Almeida. Also, this time it will not have the photography of Emmanuel Lubezki, but of Darius Kohondji.
- When it premieres? On October 27 in selected theaters in Mexico and on December 16 on Netflix
“Night of Fire” will compete at the Goya Awards 2023
Tatiana Huezo is a Salvadoran filmmaker who spent most of her career making documentaries in the southern part of Mexico and Central America, although in 2021 she caught the attention of international critics thanks to “Fire night“, the film that will compete for Mexico in the Goya Awards 2023.
In a town located in the Sierra de México, controlled by a drug cartel, the mothers of girls hide them by cutting their hair, and they have a hiding place in their houses so that they are safe from those who take them. The echoes of the violence inherent in the place are an inescapable threat.
This tape was chosen in 2022 to represent Mexico in the Oscar awards, although finally it did not enter the final list of candidates. On this occasion, the film that is available in Mexico will be able to vindicate itself and put the Mexican flag at the top of the highest prizes in the Spanish industry.
On the way for Goyathere were movies like The hole in the fenceby Joaquin del Paso; Boxby Lorenzo Vigas; mixtec knotby Angeles Cruz Y presencesby Luis Mandoki; a police movie, by Alonso Ruizpalacios. Y for the Oscar Award: The hole in the fenceby Joaquin del Paso; mixtec knotby Angeles Cruz and presencesby Luis Mandoki.