For the 18th consecutive year, the California Film Institute presents a selection of Oscar® submissions from around the world. This year, 93 countries have submitted films for consideration in the 2022 Academy Awards® Best International Feature Film category. For Your Consideration is a rare opportunity to watch a selection of these outstanding international films, many of which are top film festival prizewinners.

Click image to view trailer

DENMARK’S SUBMISSION FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM • 2022 ACADEMY AWARDS®

An animated documentary telling the true story about a man’s need to confront his past in order to truly have a future. Amin arrived as an unaccompanied minor in Denmark from Afghanistan. Today, at 36, he is a successful academic and is getting married to his long-time boyfriend. A secret he has been hiding for over 20 years threatens to ruin the life he has built for himself. For the first time, he is sharing his story with his close friend. In Dutch, Rated PG-13 for thematic content, disturbing images and strong content. In Danish, English, Dari, Russian and Swedish with English subtitles. Director Jonas Poher Rasmussen (Denmark 2021) 90 min.

OPENS FRIDAY, JAN. 21

$12.50 General  |  $9. Senior • Youth • Matinée  |  $7 CFI Members