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The HFPA and the American Cinematheque Celebrate the Golden Globe® Non-English Language Film Nominees

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association® (HFPA) and the American Cinematheque will again celebrate the best in international cinema with the 2023 Golden Globe® Non-English Language Film Nominees Screening Series and Symposium at the Aero Theatre. The screening series will take place on Jan. 4 – 6 and the symposium on Jan. 8, featuring a panel with the directors of the nominated films in the Best Picture – Non-English Language category.
This year’s nominees are All Quiet On The Western Front (Germany), Argentina, 1985 (Argentina), Close (Netherlands/France/Belgium), Decision To Leave (South Korea), and RRR (India). Nominated filmmakers joining the panel discussion in person include Park Chan-wook (Decision To Leave) and S.S. Rajamouli (RRR), those joining virtually include Edward Berger (All Quiet on the Western Front), Lukas Dhont (Close) and Santiago Mitre (Argentina, 1985).
“As an organization representing 62 countries, we are proud that the Golden Globes shine a spotlight on international films from around the world,” said HFPA President Helen Hoehne. “The symposium is a great bridge between Hollywood and the extraordinary films from overseas markets.”
“We are thrilled to host our 18th annual Golden Globe Non-English Language Film Series and Symposium, which brings the five incredible nominated filmmakers in conversation with our wonderful audience,” said Chris LeMaire, Senior Film Programmer at the American Cinematheque.
The 80th Annual Golden Globe Awards hosted by Jerrod Carmichael will air live coast-to-coast on Jan. 10 from 5-8 p.m. PT/8-11 p.m. ET on NBC and streaming on Peacock. Previously announced, Eddie Murphy will be the recipient of the 2023 Cecil B. deMille Award and Ryan Murphy will receive the Carol Burnett Award.
Produced by dick clark productions and Jesse Collins Entertainment in association with the HFPA, the Golden Globe Awards are viewed in more than 210 territories worldwide. Helen Hoehne is president of the HFPA. Jesse Collins and Dionne Harmon will serve as executive producers.
Wednesday, January 4 – 7:00 PM at Aero Theatre
Argentina, 1985, 2022, Santiago Mitre, 140 Minutes, Amazon, Argentina
Argentina 1985, a historical drama film directed by Santiago Mitre. Starring Ricardo Darín and Peter Lanzani, the movie follows the the 1985 Juntas Trial and centers the titanic work of a group of lawyers led by prosecutors Julio César Strassera and Luis Moreno Ocampo against those responsible for the most bloody dictatorship in the history of Argentina.
Close, 2022, Lukas Dhont, 105 Minutes, A24, Netherlands, France, Belgium
Leo and Remi are two thirteen-year-old best friends, whose seemingly unbreakable bond is suddenly, tragically torn apart. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Lukas Dhont’s second film is an emotionally transformative and unforgettable portrait of the intersection of friendship and love, identity and independence, and heartbreak and healing.
Thursday, January 5 – 7:00 PM at Aero Theatre
Decision to Leave, 2022, Park Chan-wook, 138 Minutes, Mubi, South Korea
From a mountain peak in South Korea, a man plummets to his death. Did he jump, or was he pushed? When detective Hae-joon arrives on the scene, he begins to suspect the dead man’s wife Seo-rae. But as he digs deeper into the investigation, he finds himself trapped in a web of deception and desire.
All Quiet on the Western Front, 2022, Edward Berger, 147 Minutes, Netflix, Germany
All Quiet on the Western Front tells the gripping story of a young German soldier on the Western Front of World War I. Paul and his comrades experience first-hand how the initial euphoria of war turns into desperation and fear as they fight for their lives, and each other, in the trenches. The film, from director Edward Berger, is based on the world-renowned bestseller of the same name by Erich Maria Remarque.
Friday, January 6 – 7:00 PM at Aero Theatre
RRR, 2022, S.S. Rajamouli, 187 Minutes, Variance Films, India
By now, it’s hard to imagine anyone who has not at least heard of S.S. Rajamouli’s earth-shattering, bone-breaking epic – but for those who are just joining us, here it is one more time: when the paths of the fearless villager Bheem (N.T Rama Rao) and Alluri Sitarama Raju (Ram Charan), an officer in the British army, cross over the kidnapping of a child from Bheem’s village, neither of them are aware of each other’s hidden agenda – what is at stake is not just their friendship or the fate of the child but a chance to truly alter fate of their nation towards revolution and freedom.
Sunday, January 8 at 11:00 AM
Golden Globes Non-English Language Film Nominees Symposium
The Symposium on Sunday, January 8 is free to the public with RSVP. To RSVP follow the link here.