On Friday, Indian filmmaker SS Rajamouli won the Best Director Award at the New York Film Critics Circle. Everyone is astonished to see Rajamouli win the award against major filmmakers such as Steven Spielberg, Darron Aronofsky, Sarah Polley, and Gina Prince-Blythewood.
In the Film Critics Circle, Todd Field’s movie Tar won Best Picture of the year as well as Best Actress to Cate Blanchett for the leading performance in the movie. Colin Farrell won the Best Actor for his performances in two movies – Kogonada’s future-set sci-fi drama After Yang and Martin McDonagh’s The Banshees of Inisherin. Ke Huy Quan grabbed the Best Supporting Actor for his role in Everything Everywhere All At Once and Keke Palmer won the Best Supporting Actress for Nope.
RRR has obtained a grand welcome in the international cinema markets, which boosted Variance Film to build a huge campaign for the Oscars. Ram Charan and Jr NTR are the lead actors in the movie and the movie is hustling to find a nomination spot in all the major categories such as Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress and so on.
The film earned more than Rs 1200 crore at the world premiere and the film has forth-come out as one of the most successful movies in India and received fascinating reviews from film critics. There is a massive fan following for the film and lead actors.
Unfortunately, the movie has not yet been nominated as India’s official entry at Oscars 2023.