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Watch: Director Ruben Östlund Breaks Down When ‘Force Majeure’ Misses Best Foreign Film Oscar Nomination

Watch: Director Ruben Östlund Breaks Down When 'Force Majeure' Misses Best Foreign Film Oscar Nomination

There were no shortage of reactions over the Oscar nominations yesterday, particularly when it came to the snubs (Spike Lee has been particularly vocal), but while those who have been looked over have graciously licked their wounds and canceled limo reservations, another filmmaker has shared his very personal moment.

Ruben Östlund, the director behind the celebrated “Force Majeure,” was in a hotel in New York on Thursday morning with his producer Erik Hemmendorff, and turned the camera in his laptop on to record the potentially momentous occasion. And when it didn’t go as he might’ve hoped? Well, watch below. But before you think Östlund’s reaction was a bit over the top, rest easy: it’s all a prank, according to the “Force Majeure” team. Watch below.

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