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Oscar nominee Benh Zeitlin has Smithsonian roots

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Ben Affleck and Kathryn Bigelow may have been snubbed for a best director Oscar nomination, but that left room on the list for "Beasts of the Southern Wild" director Benh Zeitlin. Zeitlin paid a trip to the District in November to receive one of Smithsonian Magazine's American Ingenuity Awards and talked about his link to the institution. "My parents worked here before I ever existed and I came...

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