Magazine article Screen International

London Critics Circle to Honour Nicolas Roeg

Magazine article Screen International

London Critics Circle to Honour Nicolas Roeg

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The London Critics Circle will honour Nicolas Roeg with its highest honour, the Dilys Powell Award for Excellence In Film.

Previous recipients include Dirk Bogarde, Richard Attenborough, Julie Walters, Judi Dench, Quentin Tarantino and Kristin Scott Thomas.

The Circle's film section said that Roeg "remains a lasting testament to innovation and individuality in cinema, a director whose films define an era of British cinema yet never seem to go out of style."

Roeg, whose credits include Don't Look Now, Performance and Puffball, said of the honour: "This award has truly amazed me and certainly caught me a bit left-footed. I'm sure the critics will understand when I say: on looking through and reading some of my old reviews, I'm torn between thanking you and forgiving you. …

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