The British filmmaker Ken Loach will receive the Lumière Award this year during the film festival in Lyon, from October 15 to 21, 2012.
Following Clint Eastwood
, Milos Forman
and Gérard Depardieu
, this year’s recipient of the Lumière Award
will be Ken Loach
.The famed British filmmaker, Ken Loach
, has made more than 20 feature films
for the cinema. His latest film, The Angels' Share
, was in competition at the Cannes Film Festival 2012
and won the Jury Prize
, presented by Nanni Moretti
During his visit to the Lumière Festival
, Ken Loach
will present several of his films, participate in public events and speak of his favorite films, in keeping with the tradition of the festival.