Montreal fest to honor John Boorman
Director also will teach master class at festivalTORONTO -- Montreal's Festival du Nouveau Cinema is honoring British director John Boorman with a lifetime achievement award next month.
Boorman will receive the Louve d'Honneur and give a master class Oct. 10 as part of the festival's 37th edition, organizers said Tuesday.
The Festival du Nouveau Cinema also will screen Boorman's latest film, "The Tiger's Tale," which stars Brendan Gleeson, and three earlier movies: "Zardoz," "Leo the Last" and "Deliverance."
The Festival du Nouveau Cinema, which will unveil its full lineup Sept. 23, runs Oct. 8-19.