Bosnia and Herzegovina Selects Never Leave Me as Oscar Bid

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    SARAJEVO: Never Leave Me by Aida Begić has been selected by the Association of Filmmakers of Bosnia and Herzegovina as the official entry from Bosnia and Herzegovina for the US Academy Awards in the Foreign Language Film category.

    Never Leave Me / Birakma beni, which takes on the refugee crisis from the angle of three displaced Syrian boys, was produced by Aida Begić through Film House Sarajevo.

    The Foreign Language Film category shortlist will be announced on 22 January 2019 and the 91st Academy Awards will be held on 24 February 2019.