Belgian Director Jaco van Dormal appreciated the chance Zvyagintsev for an Oscar

© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly in Photobacterium Andrey Zvyagintsev at a press conference of the movie Dislike. Archival photoBelgian Director Jaco van Dormal appreciated the chance Zvyagintsev for an Oscar© RIA Novosti / Eugene to Novostinearly the image Bank

In the film «Dislike» by Andrei Zvyagintsev feels special author’s style in this picture, there is poetry, but it is impossible to predict if she’ll get an Oscar, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Belgian Director Jaco van Dormal.

Jaco van Dormal visited Moscow and Saint Petersburg as part of a retrospective of his paintings organized by the art Association CoolConnections. Viewers in seven Russian cities saw the best work of the Belgian: «the eighth Day», which premiered at Cannes in 1996, a fantastic melodrama «Mr. Nobody» and the satirical «the Newest Testament».

The Director said that she liked all the films of Andrei Tarkovsky and appreciated «Dislike» by Andrei Zvyagintsev. «From last I liked the «Dislike». It is poetry, it is clear that the man writes the story, he has his own style. «Dislike» is as important as the script and characters,» said van Dormal.

According to the interlocutor of the Agency, the award «Oscar» Zvyagintsev would be great news. «But, as usual, we don’t know whether it will happen», he added.

The film «Dislike» among the five nominees for the Academy award in the category «Best foreign language film», the competition it will be «Fantastic woman,» Sebastian Lelio (Chile), «body and soul» Enyedi Ildiko (Hungary), «Insult» Duari Ziad (Lebanon) and «Square» Ruben Estlund (Sweden).

The current nomination for the Director for the second: the previous film by Andrey Zvyagintsev’s «Leviathan» was nominated for «Oscar» in 2015.

Anniversary, 90-th award ceremony «Oscar» will be held in Los Angeles on March 4.