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"The Look of Silence" & "What Happened, Miss Simone?" Nab Oscar Nominations for Best Documentary

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Watch our interviews with the directors of two films nominated today for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature: Joshua Oppenheimer ("The Look of Silence") and Liz Garbus ("What Happened, Miss Simone?").

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