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US film institute picks Penguins

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The documentary film March of The Penguins has been branded a "moment of significance" by a US movie body.

The American Film Institute (AFI) chose six events and trends from 2005 from the US movie and TV industries.

French-made March of the Penguins was commended for "its universal message - the need to be part of a community that cares for each other".

The institute said it was among films which reacted to the changed world after the 11 September attacks.

Others included George Clooney's Good Night, and Good Luck, and War of the Worlds.

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