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The early front-runner in Foreign Language might have been the German entry but circumstances have overtaken this race, and Iran’s
could profit from the travel ban, with director Asghar Farhadi staying back home in Tehran. O.J.: Made in America is the likely choice for Documentary Feature, but I Am Not Your Negro, Raoul Peck’s searing perspective on race in America seen through the eyes of the great writer James Baldwin, is a worthy contender. Golden Globe winner appears to have the edge in Animated Feature.
should pick up plenty of hardware, including one for Cinematography.