Iranian filmmaker wins Academy Award

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Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA – Rayka Zehtabchi, an Iranian filmmaker, received the Short Film (Live Action) award for her film, 'Period. End of Sentence.', on Sunday.

Turkish director eyes Oscar with Korean War film

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A filmmaker whose movie is Turkey’s foreign-language Oscar nominee says he is hopeful for an Academy Award as tension between the U.S. and the North Korea rises.