Los Cabos Film Fest: Denys Arcand, Atom Egoyan to Get Tributes

Atom Egoyan - P

Atom Egoyan - P

Academy Award-nominated writer-director Guillermo Ariaga will also be honored

Los Cabos International Film Festival will honor Canadian filmmakers Denys Arcand, Atom Egoyan and Mexico's Guillermo Arriaga in November.  

The lineup will feature Arcand's latest feature An Eye for Beauty and his Oscar winner The Barbarian Invasions; Egoyan's thriller The Captive and the Oscar-nominated The Sweet Hereafter; and the North America premiere of the Arriaga-produced omnibus Words With Gods.

Jury members for the official selection include actor-director Diego Luna, Toronto International Film Festival director Piers Handling and film critic Mark Adams.

Heading into its third edition, Los Cabos runs from Nov. 12 – 16. The annual event brings together industry people from the U.S., Canada and Mexico.