Ken Loach to receive lifetime achievement award in Turin

The filmmaker will be presented with the 2012 Grand Premio Torino lifetime achievement award, while his comedy The Angel’s Share – which won Loach the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival in France last month (May12) – will receive its Italian premiere at the annual event.

Meanwhile, Italian director and screenwriter Paolo Sorrentino will head up Turin’s international competition jury. The festival takes place from 23 November to 1 December (12).

by WENN

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