New Delhi: Marathi courtroom drama Court is not the only Indian film with a regional flavour vying for a spot in the nominations for the 88th Academy Awards.
Malayalam movie Jalam, have also made it to the eligibility list.
Kannada film Rangitaranga and Konkani film Nachom-ia Kumpasar, Hindi film Hemalkasa has also made it to the final list of 305 movies, along with Indo-Australian movie Salt Bridge.
The compositions from Jalam and Salt Bridge are among the 74 songs contending for nominations in the Best Original Song category at the 88th Academy Awards.
Bhoomiyilenghanumundo, Koodu vaykkan, Pakalppaathi chaari and Yaathra manoradhamerum are songs from Jalam fighting for the spot in the category, as mentioned in the official website of the awards.
The film stars Priyanka Nair, Prakash Bare and is directed by M. Padmakumar.
As many as seven songs from Salt Bridge, which stars Rajeev Khandelwal and Usha Jadhav, have made it to the long list.
Chaitanya Tamhane's debut Marathi movie Court is the India's official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category. The final awards nominations will be announced on January 14, 2016 and the ceremony is set to be held on February 28 at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
(With agency inputs)