Life of Pi is a movie, by director Ang Lee, about a young boy from India who was stranded at sea for two hundred days along with a Bengal Tiger. The movie is still going strong in movie theatres after being released in November 2012.
It is the 2nd most nominated movie at the Oscars this year and already has earned more than $ 500 million globally.
The movie has an Indian cast and has already earned 80 % of its budget. It has Suraj Sharma playing the lead role and also has veteran actors like Tabu, Irrfan Khan and Adil Hussain.
The movie’s biggest competition at the Oscars is going to be Lincoln by director Steven Spielberg. This movie received 12 nominations.
Ang Lee, who took on the task of turning the 2001 novel by Yann Martel into a movie, has also been nominated for the best director Oscar.