Greek fest honors Cassavetes, Rowlands

She will take part in a panel discussion

The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival will honor the late John Cassavetes and his wife actress Gena Rowlands on June 27 at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood.

Following a reception, Rowlands will take part in a panel discussion, moderated by Peter Bogdanovich, which will also include Seymour Cassel, Bo Harwood and Al Ruban. A screening of Cassavetes' Oscar-nominated "Faces" will follow.

The second annual LAGFF will take place June 25-29 in Hollywood at the Egyptian Theatre and the Linwood Dunn Theater. LAGFF showcases new films from Greece and Cyprus and filmmakers of Greek descent worldwide.