‘A gross distortion’: Why Germany’s 2019 Oscar nominee is caught in controversy

‘A gross distortion’: Why Germany’s 2019 Oscar nominee is caught in controversy

A German film has been nominated in the Academy Awards - but the German artist it's partially based on is caught up in a debate with the director about just how true to life the movie actually is.

Could Germany at last win another foreign Oscar after a decade?

Could Germany at last win another foreign Oscar after a decade?

German comedy among favourites to win foreign language Oscar

German comedy among favourites to win foreign language Oscar

Epic father-daughter comedy picked for Oscars success

Epic father-daughter comedy picked for Oscars success

Film company to rebuild Danish Girl’s Dresden grave

Film company to rebuild Danish Girl’s Dresden grave

German live-action short takes student director to Oscars

German live-action short takes student director to Oscars

Germany takes gold at 2015 Student Oscars

Germany takes gold at 2015 Student Oscars

Grand Budapest Hotel, Citizenfour take Oscars

Grand Budapest Hotel, Citizenfour take Oscars

German cinema’s top Oscar moments

German cinema’s top Oscar moments

Oscars go to The Artist, German tech rewarded

Oscars go to The Artist, German tech rewarded

‘Pina’ gets second Oscar nomination

‘Pina’ gets second Oscar nomination

Cross-eyed opossum Heidi gets Oscar tips partly right

Cross-eyed opossum Heidi gets Oscar tips partly right

Cross-eyed opossum Heidi makes Oscar picks

Cross-eyed opossum Heidi makes Oscar picks

Germans jailed for crashing Oscars

Germans jailed for crashing Oscars

German film ‘The White Band’ nominated for two Oscars

German film ‘The White Band’ nominated for two Oscars

German short film wins Oscar

German short film wins Oscar

Werner Herzog documentary shortlisted for Academy Award

Werner Herzog documentary shortlisted for Academy Award