Oscar disqualifies Genevieve Nnaji Lion Heart from Nomination list


Nigeria movie ‘LionHeart’ which was directeddisqualified from Oscar 2020 entry on Monday November 4, for having too much English dialogue.

The movie which is Nigeria’s first-ever submission to the Academy Awards, was submitted for the international feature film Oscar category.

The Academy’s description of an international feature film “is a feature-length motion picture (defined as over 40 minutes) produced outside the United States of America with a predominantly non-English dialogue track.”


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