Only four women have ever been nominated as Best Director.
The casting process did not involve giving money to poor children and then taking it back, as was initially reported, according to Jolie.
The Hollywood actress called for a renewed commitment to the "imperfect" world body and to diplomacy to settle conflicts.
Actress says she was determined to make the forthcoming Netflix movie driven by her love for Cambodia and son Maddox.
Jolie says she hopes painful split will "somehow makes us stronger and closer."
Cotillard hopes Pitt and Jolie will "find peace" after announcing their split.
The actor/director worked with her adopted son Maddox on her latest film set in Cambodia...
The actor is now a visiting professor for a masters course on women, peace and security.
Syria's U.N. Ambassador Bashar Ja'afari responded: "She is beautiful."
Jolie, 39, said she had gone public with her decision to tell other women about the options available to them.
Having both breasts removed may be unnecessary for the majority of women with rare cancer genes, say America’s experts on prevention.