Oscar 1987: Foreign Language Film

In 1987, the winner of the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar was Babette’s Feast from Denmark.

The five nominees were:

Babette’s Feast, Denmark (winner)

Au Revoir les Enfants, Louis Malle

Course Completed, Spain

The Family, Italy

Pathfinder, Norway


The N.Y. Film Critics Circle (NYFCC) honored the Swedish film, Life as a Dog, as best foreign language film.