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The Santa Barbara International Film Festival will honor six actors who have distinguished themselves with their performances this year with its second annual Virtuosos Award on Jan. 28 at the Lobero Theatre in Santa Barbara, Calif. They are Viola Davis ("Doubt"), Rosemarie DeWitt ("Rachel Getting Married"), Sally Hawkins ("Happy-Go-Lucky"), Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor"), Melissa Leo ("Frozen River") and Michael Shannon ("Revolutionary Road").
Maurice Jarre will be honored with a lifetime achievement Golden Bear at the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival. The French composer won three Oscars for David Lean films: "Lawrence of Arabia," "Doctor Zhivago" and "A Passage to India." The Berlinale runs Feb. 5-15.