Belgian film ‘Bullhead’ nominated for Oscars


The film that tackles the issue of the illegal use of growth hormones in Belgian meat production hits US box offices on 10 February.The movie was originally planned for release in the U.S. in March.

Director Michaël R. Roskam and lead actor Matthias Schoenaerts are travellng to Los Angeles in February to promote the film. The two Flemings hope that their presence will stimulate interest in the movie and will be available for the chat shows.

The Iranian movie “A Separation” is the favourite in its category, but ‘Bullhead’ does stand a chance. “A Separation” won a Golden Globe Award and the statistics show that such a win is usually not repeated at the Oscars. The Academy Awards will be announced on 26 February.