Afghanistan Oscar Nominee

February 7, 2013 - 1:30 PM
In this Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 photo, Afghan actor Fawad Mohammadi 14, rides a horse on Nader Khan's hill at the one of the areas where a part of the Afghani Oscar Nominee film titled “Buzkashi Boys,” shot in Kabul, Afghanistan. Fawad Mohammadi has spent half his life peddling maps and dictionaries to foreigners in the main tourist district in Kabul. Now the 14-year-old Afghan boy with beautiful green eyes is getting ready for his first airplane ride and a trip down the red carpet at the Oscars. (AP Photo/Musadeq Sadeq)