Court shocks Baahubali and Srimanthudu

courtMarathi film ” Court has been chosen as India’s official entry to Oscar Awards for the years 2015. The film is directed by Chaitanya Tamhane.

The jury headed by Amol Palekar and his team watched around 30 films in Hyderabad for last 9 days including Telugu films SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali and Koratala Siva’s Srimanthudu, Tamil film kaaka Muttai, Hindi films PK, Haider, Maricom and finally decided to go with Court film.

Court had won the National Award for the Best Feature Film this year. Court was premiered at the Venice International Film Festival and was awarded the Best Film award in the Horizons category. Tamhane was felicitated with the Luigi De Laurentiis award.