Hunter, Towne feted in Boston

Two will receive 'Film Excellence Awards'

BOSTON — Actress Holly Hunter and writer-director Robert Towne have been named the recipients of this year’s “Film Excellence Awards” at the Boston Film Festival.

Hunter’s latest, “Living Out Loud,” will be shown at the festival, with the presentation preceding the screening. Towne’s “Without Limits” will unspool in conjunction with his appearance.

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