This year India’s official nomination for the Oscars short movie category might be Malayali director’s Saheer Abbas-directed ‘Death Offers Life, last moments of Vincent Van Gogh’. The movie has been shortlisted for the official nomination list of the Oscar Academy Awards 2021. The movie is Abbas’ directorial debut .
“We are excited over the chance of getting nominated and the possibility of winning the Oscar awards. The movie has been screened in many international venues and the responses were overwhelming,” said Abbas.
Shot in the regional Malayalam and subtitled in English, Spanish, French and Italian, the short film already won more than 450 international awards from 28 countries.