Anne Fleck gives a speech after she receives the Silver Bear ...
Feb 18th, 2012
(Reuters) - Anne Fleck gives a speech after she receives the Silver Bear award for an outstanding artistic contribution on behalf of her partner Germany's Cinematographer Lutz Reitemeier during the awards ceremony at the 62nd Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin February 18, 2012. Reitemeier was awarded for his work on the movie "White Deer Plain". REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch (GERMANY - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) -
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