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Oscar Nominees for Best Foreign Film 2013 (PHOTOS)

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French actress Emmanuelle Riva (L) and French actor Jean-Louis Trintignant pose during a photocall for 'Amour' on October 9, 2012 in Rome. The film was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category for the 2013 Oscars.

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The films nominated for the 2013 Oscars in the Best Foreign Film category include Austria's "Amour," Norway's "Kon-Tiki," Chile's "No," Denmark's "A Royal Affair," and Canada's "War Witch."

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    French actress Emmanuelle Riva (L) and French actor Jean-Louis Trintignant pose during a photocall for 'Amour' on October 9, 2012 in Rome. The film was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category for the 2013 Oscars.

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    AFP

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    Thor Heyerdahl, the Norwegian explorer famed for his 1947 Kon Tiki raft expedition across the Pacific, addresses media in September 1970 in Amsterdam harbor in front of "Ra II", a 12 meter replica of an ancient vessel made of papyrus, after his expedition across the Atlantic Ocean. A film made about Heyerdahl's expedition was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category for the 2013 Oscars.

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    Actor Gael Garcia Bernal, who plays the lead in Chile's "No," a 2012 film that is set in 1980s Chile, centering around a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in a referendum. The film was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category for the 2013 Oscars.

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    Jason Merritt

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    Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen (R) and Swedish actress Alicia Vikander (2nd R) pose next to cast members during a photocall to present his film 'A Royal Affair' (En Kongelig AffÊre ) at the Berlinale International film festival on February 16, 2012 in Berlin. The film was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category for the 2013 Oscars.

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    GERARD JULIEN

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    Actor Mizinga Mwinga, filmmaker Kim Nguyen and actor Alain Lino Mic Eli Bastien of the film 'War Witch' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 20, 2012 in New York City. The film was nominated in the Best Foreign Film category for the 2013 Oscars.

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    Larry Busacca