“Young you” has been nominated for best foreign language film Oscar, and Chinese film has been nominated again after 18 years

Recently, the nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards announced that "young you" has been shortlisted for the best international film nomination for this year's Oscar. This is 18 years after Zhang Yimou's "hero" was shortlisted for the Oscar in 2003.

After the film “young you” was released in China in 2019, it received constant praise, with a Douban score of 8.3 and a box office of 1.56 billion yuan. The film has won 8 awards including best film, best director, best screenwriter, best actress and best new actor at the 39th Hong Kong Film Awards, and has been shortlisted for the new generation unit of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival. In November 2020, the film was shortlisted for the best feature film of the 33rd Golden Rooster Award.

The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony will be postponed to April 25.