Jessica Lange, Barbara Boyle and Denzel Washington will be among the honorees at the 24th annual Women in Film luncheon June 9 at the Century Plaza Hotel.
The org’s Crystal Awards, which recognize women who have helped to expand female roles in the industry, will be bestowed upon Lange, IFP West prexy Boyle and Universal Pictures Distribution prexy Nikki Rocco.
Helmer Mimi Leder (“Pay It Forward,” “Deep Impact”) will take home the Dorothy Arzner director’s award. Washington and wife Pauletta will be feted for their charitable contributions as recipients of the Norma Zarky Humanitarian Award.
U prexy Ron Meyer is set to salute Rocco, and Steven Spielberg is expected to pay tribute to Leder at the ceremony.