Neena Gupta-starrer 'The Last Color' in Oscars race

Neena Gupta-starrer 'The Last Color' in Oscars race

Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna’s directorial debut film, The Last Color, is eligible for Oscars 2019 within the Best Picture category. The list was released by the Academy on Wednesday and shared by the manufacturers .

For a movie to be eligible, it must have opened during a commercial theater in l. a. County by New Year's Eve , and commenced a minimum run of seven consecutive days.

Fronted by Neena Gupta, The Last Color captures the lifetime of widows in Vrindavan and Varanasi. it's supported Vikas’ own book of an equivalent name, published in 2018.

The film premiered at the 30th Palm Springs International festival last year and was screened at the MAMI Mumbai festival .

It has not received a theatrical release in India. The 92nd Academy Awards are going to be persisted February 9 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy was submitted as India’s official entry within the Best Foreign Language Film category.