Nicolas Cage will be the recipient of a career achievement tribute at the third annual Bahamas Intl. Film Festival, Dec. 7-10.
Sean Connery will present Cage with the kudo Dec. 8 at the Atlantis Theater at the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort.
A selection of Cage’s films will screen during fest, including “Face/Off,” “Adaptation” and “Wild at Heart.”
Fest’s juried competition categories include the Spirit of Freedom (with both narrative and documentary sections) and the New Visions section.
Additional film programs include Panorama World Cinema, Special Screenings, Caribbean Spotlight and a component added this year, East Meets West, which will present films from Eastern Europe, India, East Asia and the Pacific Islands.
Susanne Bier’s “After the Wedding” will open fest.