Award to be given Oct. 11 at Ghent Film Fest

Kevin Costner is set to be honored with the Joseph Plateau career achievement award at the 36th Ghent Film Festival.

Costner will be feted Oct. 11 prior to a live concert with his band, Modern West.

Past recipients have included Morgan Freeman, Sydney Pollack, Vanessa Redgrave and Robert Altman.

Fest will also pay tribute to legendary animator Hayao Miyazaki with an exhibit, “Anime! High Art-Pop Culture,” displaying original drawings, 3-D models and clips from his films. Exhibit will run Oct. 9-Jan. 10.

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