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|The Wu Jing directed and starred WOLF WARRIOR 2 will represent Mainland China to vie for the Bes Foreign Film Oscar|
|Hong Kong Oscar Best Foreign Film nomination applicant: MAD WORLD|
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The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences yesterday announced that 92 nations and regions applied for next year's Best Foreign Film Oscar nomination, the most in history.
Nations that would compete for the first time included Syria, Haiti and Honduras. Our familiar Asian films included the Hong Kong representative MAD WORLD, Korea's A TAXI DRIVER, and Japan's representative HER LOVE BOILS BATHWATER. The latest announced films included the Mainland box office record breaking WOLF WARRIOR 2, and Taiwan's Berlin Film Festival award winning documentary SMALL TALK.