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Oscar nomination for Monsieur Lazhar

Oscar nomination for Monsieur Lazhar



Monsieur Lazhar, directed by Philippe Falardeau, has been nominated in the "Best Foreign Language Film" category at the 84th Academy Awards, to be held in Hollywood on February 26, 2012.

The canadian film, presented as a world premiere on the Piazza Grande, won two prizes at Locarno 2011: The Prix du Public UBS and the Variety Piazza Grande Award.

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