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Oscars 2015: Director nominee Alejandro Inarritu on 'Birdman,' risks

Oscars 2015: Director nominee Alejandro Inarritu on 'Birdman,' risks

Alejandro G. Iñárritu is no stranger to the Oscars. His debut feature, 2000's "Amores Perros," was a nominee for best foreign-language film, as was his 2010 film, "Biutiful." With 2006's "Babel," he scored two nods, for director and best picture. But he's never had an Oscar-nomination morning as fruitful as the one he woke up to on Thursday. His "Birdman," a gonzo dark comedy about a fading movie star (Michael Keaton) struggling to gain artistic credibility, tied with "The Grand Budapest Hotel" to lead the field with nine nominations, including for best picture, director, lead actor for Keaton, supporting...

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