- Biutiful (Mexico)
- Mexico has earned 7 nominations; 0 wins.
- Confessions (Japan)
- Japan has earned 12 nominations; including 1 win.
- Dogtooth (Greece)
- Greece has earned 5 nominations; 0 wins.
- Even the Rain (Spain)
- Spain has earned 19 nominations; 4 wins.
- In a Better World (Denmark)
- Denmark has earned 7 nominations; 2 wins.
- Incendies (Canada)
- Canada has earned 4 nominations; 1 win.
- Life Above All (South Africa)
- South Africa has earned 2 nominations; 1 win.
- Outside the Law (Algeria)
- Algeria has earned 4 nominations, 1 win.
- Simple Simon (Sweden)
- Sweden has earned 14 nominations, 3 wins.
Missing in action: the top prize winner from Cannes: Uncle Boomnee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Thailand) and festival favorite Of Gods and Men (France, always the Academy favorite country.)
Not eligible: Italy shamefully overlooked it's likely best shot in I Am Love and missed out on a nomination. Sweden made the cut, but not for it's most successful import of 2010-- The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo wasn't submitted.