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A Hero's Welcome In Bosnia For Award-Winning Romany Actor

Nazif Mujic, a first-time actor, has returned home to a red-carpet reception in his Bosnian village after receiving the top prize for acting at the Berlinale film festival. Mujic and his wife, Senada Alimanovic, are Bosnian Roma who play themselves in the film "An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker." The film, made on a shoestring budget of $23,000 by director Danis Tanovic, dramatizes the couple's fight to get emergency treatment after Alimanovic's baby dies during her pregnancy. Photos by Maja Nikolic of RFE/RL's Balkan Service (15 PHOTOS)