Asghar Farhadi, of Iran, poses Feb. 26, 2012, with his award for best foreign language film for "A Separation" during the 84th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. (Associated Press)

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Asghar Farhadi, of Iran, poses Feb. 26, 2012, with his award for best foreign language film for "A Separation" during the 84th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. (Associated Press)