List of Indian submissions for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film

India has submitted films for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film since 1957. The Film Federation of India appoints a committee to choose one film among those released that year to be submitted as India’s official entry. As of 2019, only three Indian films have been nominated for the award.

About List of Indian submissions for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film in brief

Summary List of Indian submissions for the Academy Award for Best International Feature FilmIndia has submitted films for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film since 1957, a year after the incorporation of the category. The Film Federation of India appoints a committee to choose one film among those released that year to be submitted as India’s official entry. The chosen films, along with their English subtitles, are sent to the Academy, where they are screened for the jury.

As of 2019, only three Indian films—Mother India, Salaam Bombay! and Lagaan —have been nominated for the award. Most of India’s submissions were Hindi films, three of which received nominations.