Provincetown film fest to honor Kevin Smith

Awards also going to Swinton, Epstein, Friedman

The Provincetown International Film Festival, which runs from June 16-20, will give its Filmmaker on the Edge Award to Kevin Smith.

The fest will also present Tilda Swinton with its Excellence in Acting Award and honor the directing team of Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman with its Faith Hubley Memorial Award.

"We are thrilled with these four award recipients.  They each represent the spirit and artistic voice of what independent filmmaking is today," executive director Gabby Hanna said.