141203 Haemoo is the only Korean film approved for 72nd Golden Globe Awards consideration

The Golden Globe Award is an American accolade bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign. The annual formal ceremony and dinner at which the awards are presented is a major part of the film industry’s awards season, which culminates each year with the Academy Awards

The 72nd Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television for 2014, will be presented on January 11, 2015, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, where they have been held annually since 1961

– Wiki

(See also Haemoo for 87th Oscar consideration)

Foreign Language Films Compete For Golden Globe

After careful examination, 53 motion pictures have been approved for Golden Globeconsideration in the Foreign Language category. In order to qualify for foreign language consideration, a film must have at least 51% of its dialogue in a language other than
English, it must be released in its country or countries (in case of co-production) of origin between Nov. 1, 2013, and Dec. 31, 2014, and it must have an official screening for HFPA voting members.

Documentaries do not qualify for the category and foreign language entries are not eligible
in the best musical or comedy or best drama categories. But the filmmakers – actors, directors, screenwriters and composers – can also compete in their respective categories.
The HFPA foreign language category rules allow American productions that are in languages other than English. The HFPA also does not limit each country to just one entry per year in the category.

Below is the full list of Foreign Language Films approved for Golden Globe consideration. The films are listed in alphabetical order.

1001 Grams (Norway), Beloved Sisters (Germany), Brancusi From Eternity (Romania),Cantinflas (Mexico), Charlie’s Country (Australia), Chinese Puzzle (France), The Circle(Switzerland), The Continent (China), Coming Home (China), Concrete Night (Finland),Corn Island (Georgia), The Dark Valley (Austria), The Dead Lands (New Zealand),Dearest (China), Die Vampirischwestern 2 (Germany), Difret (Ethiopia), Eyes of a Thief (Palestine), Fandry (India), Force Majeure (Sweden), Forgotten (Bolivia), Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem (Israel), The Great Victory (Brazil), The Grump(Finland), Human Capital (Italy), Ida (Poland/Denmark), Kurmanjan Datka Queen of the Mountains (Kyrgyzstan), Leviathan (Russia), Liar’s Dice (India), The Liberator(Venezuela), Mateo (Colombia), Mea Culpa (France), Miss Violence (Greece), Mommy(Canada), Norte, the End of History (Philippines), One Candle Two Candles(Kurdistan/USA), The Raid 2 (Indonesia), Saint Laurent (France), Sea Fog (South Korea), Siddharth (Canada), Tangerines (Estonia), Timbuktu (Mauritania), To Kill a Man (Chile), Two Days, One Night (Belgium), Uzumasa Limelight (Japan), Venus in Fur (France), The Way He Looks (Brazil), We Love You, You Bastard (France), White God (Hungary), Wild Tales (Argentina), Winter Sleep (Turkey), Words With Gods(Mexico), Work Weather Wife (Canada), Yves Saint Laurent (France).

Serge Rakhlin,
Foreign Film Committee HFPA

Official Golden Global Website


Haemoo is one of 53 foreign films chosen by judges of The Hollywood Foreign Press Association to compete for Best Foreign Language Film Awards in 72nd Golden Globe Awards.

The final 5 nominations will be announced on Dec 12th 2014. 2015 Golden Globe Awards Ceremony will be held on Jan 11th 2015. 

It is a great honor for Haemoo team! Congratulations!


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