Is there a place in the world where Nadine Labaki’s chef-d’oeuvre hasn’t been watched yet?
After “The Insult” made it to the final round of the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 90th Academy Awards on January 23, 2018, it was time for “Capharnaüm” to make it to the last 5 in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the Golden Globe Awards on December 6, 2018.
The film will compete with “Girl” from Belgium, “Never Look Away” from Germany, “Roma” from Mexico (highly tipped) and “Shoplifters” from Japan, and vie to claim Lebanon’s first Golden Globe award on January 7, 2019.
To add to the excitement, “Capharnaüm” will see its U.S. release on December 14, the perfect preparation ahead of the elusive ceremony.
Here’s the moment Nadine Labaki, the movie’s director, learned the news: