Greek- American director, Alexander Payne to be honoured by the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival 2017

Alexander Payne, the famous Greek- American director will be honoured by the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival 2017, in a ceremony that will take place from the 7th till the 11th of June 2017.

The 56 year old director has written, produced and directed many movies, including Citizen Ruth (1996), Election (1999), About Schmidt (2002), Sideways (2004), The Descendants (2011), and Nebraska (2013) among others.

The director of the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival 2017, Aris Katopodis stated about Alexander Payne, “He was selected by the committee to receive this year’s honor because of his worldwide contributions to movies and his dedication to the preservation of its history. We are delighted to be among those who recognize his brilliance as a filmmaker and his dedication not only to the craft but the people that work with him.”

Tickets are already available at the official site of the 2017 Los Angeles Greek Film Festival.

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