In a week where everyone from the Hollywood Foreign Press to the Screen Actors Guild weighed in with  nominations, perhaps no omission was as glaring as Javier Bardem being ignored for his performance in the Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu-directed Biutiful. Playing a street hustler who is desperate to find a place for his  children to live before he succumbs to a terminal illness, Bardem won the Best Actor Award at Cannes. Here is an exclusive scene from the film, in which a dying man is forced to say goodbye to his oldest child. Is this memorable acting, or what?

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