Nadine Labaki is a step closer to winning an Oscar as Capharnaüm has been shortlisted for the Foreign-Language Oscar and will be competing with eight other movies:

Colombia, “Birds of Passage”
Denmark, “The Guilty”
Germany, “Never Look Away”
Japan, “Shoplifters”
Kazakhstan, “Ayka”
Lebanon, “Capernaum”
Mexico, “Roma”
Poland, “Cold War”
South Korea, “Burning”

The 91st Academy Awards ceremony will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California on February 24, 2019.