** FILE ** In this Feb. 26, 2012, file photo, Natalie Portman arrives before the 84th Academy Awards in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. A film official says Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman will direct her first feature film, based on the autobiography of celebrated Israeli author Amos Oz. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson. File)

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** FILE ** In this Feb. 26, 2012, file photo, Natalie Portman arrives before the 84th Academy Awards in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. A film official says Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman will direct her first feature film, based on the autobiography of celebrated Israeli author Amos Oz. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson. File)