Aamir’s 3 Idiots gets Japan Academy Awards Nomination

3 IdiotsAamir Khan’s 3 Idiots, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, has been nominated at the 37th Japan Academy Award (their equivalent to the Oscars) in the ‘Outstanding Foreign Language Film’ category.

The film has been listed as ‘I’m sure, go well’ and has been nominated along with other international films like ‘Django Unchained’, ‘Gravity’, ‘Captain Phillips’ and ‘Les Miserables’.

3 Idiots is the first Indian film to be nominated at the Japan Academy Awards, which will be held in Tokyo on March 7th.

Released in Japanese theatres in June 2013, the film went on to attract huge crowds and was declared a ‘blockbuster’ at the box office.