Recently the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed 276 films that will compete for best picture at the 94th Academy Awards on Thursday. The newly released epic drama 'Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham,' starring the great actor Mohanlal, has made it to the list and is now officially nominated for the Oscar Awards 2021.
Along with 'Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham,' the Tamil film 'Jai Bhim,' starring Suriya, was also named to The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' prestigious list. The 276 films eligible for the 94th Academy Awards list include 'Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham' and 'Jai Bhim.'
The epic drama film 'Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham,' directed by renowned director Priyadarshan, ushered in a new era in the Malayalam cinema industry's technical achievements. In addition, the picture brought Indian cinema one step closer to meeting international filmmaking standards, both in terms of finance and use of cutting-edge technology. Mohanlal, Arjun Sarja, Manju Warrier, Keerthi Suresh, Kalyani Priyadarshan, Prabhu, Sunil Shetty, Innocent, Mukesh, and Pranav Mohanlal were among the cast members.