The board of the American Cinema Editors has selected Quentin Tarantino to receive its ACE Golden Eddie filmmaker of the year award.
Kudos will be presented at the 57th annual ACE Eddie Awards ceremony Feb. 18 at the BevHilton.
Past recipients include Steven Spielberg, James L. Brooks, Garry Marshall, James Cameron, Barry Levinson, Ron Howard, Kathleen Kennedy, John Frankenheimer and Robert Zemeckis.
“Quentin Tarantino is a true visionary,” the ACE board said in a statement. “His rich and original body of work represents the best that our creative community has to offer.”
Tarantino won an Oscar for original screenplay for “Pulp Fiction.”