Sophia Sundarvan, producer Message room, It won an Academy Award Sunday for Best Short Film. The award went to the Netflix movie Two distant strangers.
Message room The film revolves around a prison guard (Oscar Isaac) who delivers messages to inmates. The film was written by screenwriter and director Elvira Lind, and she is married to Isaac. Lind and Sundarvan have been friends for years.
Sondervan has previously told NU.nl that she is with Message room He visited several prisons in the United States with Lind in search of a place to film.
ADX Florence, Colorado’s so-called Supermax prison complex, topped the list. “This is one of the worst prisons, it’s hell if you end up there. But after a few phone calls, it was clearly not going to happen, so we went to look closer to the house.” In the end, the duo found a prison on Long Island where they were allowed to be photographed.
Where are you going, Aida? Another film with a Dutch touch was also excluded from the awards. The film about the fall of Srebrenica is produced by Dutch production company N279 and features several Dutch actors. Moreover, the Dutch company Filmmore provided the visual effects.
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