Points to Remember:
- Filmmaker-actor Robert Redford, who is also the co-founder of the Sundance Film Festival, will receive the Artistic Excellence Award at the Morelia International Film Festival.
- He’ll be honoured for his lifetime contributions as an actor, producer, director in addition to his achievements with Sundance and the Natural Resources Defense Council.
- Robert has acted in over 80 films including ‘Avengers: Endgame’.
About Morelia International Film Festival:
- The Morelia International Film Festival also known as FIMC was founded in 2003 in the city of Morelia, Michoacán, México.
- It is an annual event that takes place during the second week of October.
- FICM emerged as a need to create a unique meeting point in México for the cinematographic community, the people of Michoacán, and international filmmakers. The festival’s goal is to establish a forum to promote up-and-coming Mexican cinema talents, to create incentives and cultural opportunities for the Mexican and international public, and to display the cultural richness of the state of Michoacán
- Edition – 17th (2019)
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Which american actor-filmmaker will be honored with the Artistic Excellence Award at the 2019 Morelia Film Fest? Robert Redford
- Robert Redford, who is in news recently, is related to which field? Film