BBC 4 World Cinema Award

A chance to catch this year’s shortlisted films on the big screen before the winner is revealed by Jonathan Ross on BBC 4 on Sat 2 February.

Over 200 UK-wide film critics chose one title each from the list of 186 foreign language films released in the UK in 2007. A specially assembled jury, with TV presenter and film critic Jonathan Ross moderating, will debate the films and select an overall winner in January 2008. The winner will receive the Award at a special television ceremony at the National Film Theatre in London, to be broadcast on Saturday 2 February.

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