Magazine article Screen International

Judi Dench to Receive Zurich Film Festival Honourary Award

Magazine article Screen International

Judi Dench to Receive Zurich Film Festival Honourary Award

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Dench will also present Trevor Nunn’s ‘Red Joan’ at the festival.

The 14th Zurich Film Festival (September 27-October 7) will present Judi Dench with its Golden Icon honourary award on Wednesday October 3, as part of this year’s event.

Judi Dench

The award is given ‘in appreciation of the lifetime achievements of an actor or actress’.

Dench will attend the festival to receive the award, and present a screening of her latest film Red Joan alongside co-star Sophie Cookson.

Cookson plays Joan Stanley, a Cambridge physics student in 1938 who falls for a young communist, while Dench takes up the character in 2000 as her suburban retirement is disrupted by MI5 arresting her. …

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