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There had been many reports indicating that Hrútar
(2015) was strongly tipped for a foreign-language nomination so we were surprised that we didn't make the cut. Each year, a number of movies that are presented to be strong contenders don't make it; last year, Ruben Östlund
was one of them and it's a strange experience to be in that place today. But maybe they just didn't like the film ...
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