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Richard Edlund, a two-time Oscar winner for best visual effects for "Star Wars" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark," has been voted the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation by the board of governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The medal will be presented Feb. 10 at the Academy's Scientific and Technical Awards Dinner. ? Producer Laura Ziskin said that the 79th Annual Academy Awards show will be directed by Louis J. Horvitz, marking his 11th time at the helm.