A look at the celebrated guests
Marquee Award winner is a fan fave despite having played a cannibal. Next role: Statesman Daniel Webster in “Shortcut to Happiness.”
Vanguard Actor has excelled as everything from Gandhi to a sexy beast. He comes to the fest with his latest, John Dahl’s comedy “You Kill Me,” and will be seen later this year opposite Penelope Cruz in “Elegy.”
Half-Life honoree charms auds with her beauty then wows ’em with her acting chops. She’s also starring opposite Tommy Lee Jones in Paul Haggis’ “In the Valley of Elah,” due in the fall.
Noted for his skill with actors and characters, Vanguard Director has put his mark on J.K. Rowling and now turns his attention to Gabriel Garcia Marquez and “Love in the Time of Cholera.”
Vanguard Producer has run the gamut from concert promoter to tentpole producer and has many more pics on the way. “Ocean’s Thirteen” is another love letter to Las Vegas, with “Nancy Drew” opening soon.
Producer’s credits include “Real Women Have Curves” and 2007 Sundance fave “Rocket Science.”
U.S. editor of Screen Intl. and author of book “Directing” writes on film for print outlets around the world.
Film editor and chief critic for L.A. CityBeat is a regular on public radio and is an expert on Hong Kong pics.
Editor of Filmmaker Magazine and producer of several acclaimed films, including “Raising Victor Vargas.”