The 400-Word Review
The recently renamed Academy Award for Best International Film has been awarded since 1956. In that time, no nation has claimed more Oscars than Italy; the longtime cinema powerhouse has claimed the trophy on 11 occasions. (France is the runner-up, with nine.)
“The Traitor,” an alternatingly boisterous and reflective drama by Marco Bellocchio, was Italy’s submission to this year’s ceremony.
Top Chef Recap
There will be no Quickfire this episode because the chefs are being asked to do some research before the Elimination Challenge.