Bollywood actor Aamir Khan’s 2009 blockbuster 3 Idiots has been nominated for the 37th Japan Academy Awards in the best Outstanding Foreign Language Film category.
The superhit film 3 Idiots was directed by Rajkumar Hirani and starred Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, R Madhavan and Sharman Joshi. It was released on December 23, 2009.
According to the awards’ official website, 3 Idiots, mentioned as “I’m sure, go well”, has been nominated with international movies like Gravity, Captain Phillips, Les Miserables and Django Unchained.
3 Idiots, which criticized the education system in India without being too preachy, hits the screens in Japan in June 2013.
Established by Nippon Academy Award Association in 1978, the Japan Academy Awards is an annual award ceremony. It is set to take place on March 7 at the Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa in Tokyo.