Review Radio: The Politics of the International Film Oscar

The Best International Feature Film Oscar has a strange set of nomination rules that have resulted in intrigue, controversies, and international soft power plays. To unpack this awards season enigma, host Anzhu Wei sits down with Professor Laura Isabel Serna of the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts.
Correction: Totem was shortlisted for the 2024 Best International Feature Film Award.