'Birdman' Takes Oscar For Best Director

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"Birdman" won its third Oscar of the evening at Sunday's Academy Awards, taking the prestigious award for best director. The film's helmer, Alejandro G. Inarritu, took home a second statuette, as he moments earlier shared in the film's victory for best original screenplay. "Birdman" was distributed by 21st Century Fox Inc.'s Fox Searchlight unit.

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