Barfi pips Vazhakku 18/9 to the Oscar

Last Updated: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 04:41 hrs

Anurag Basu’s Ranbir Kapoor starrer Barfi is India’s entry for the Oscars in the ‘Best Foreign Film ‘category.

Balaji Sakthivel’s Lingusamy produced Vazhakku Enn 18/9 was also there among the entries but in the last round lost out to the Hindi film.
India's Oscar entry Barfi is produced by Disney UTV Studios and has the rising youth icon Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana in the lead.

The film is already a sensational hit in India including Tamil Nadu, where ‘serious’ Hindi films have not been able to reach.

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