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iW NEWS | Santa Barbara To Honor Harris

iW NEWS | Santa Barbara To Honor Harris

In recognition of his contributions to the world of film, the Santa Barbara International Film Festival has announced that they will present the third annual Kirk Douglas Award For Excellence in Film to actor-director Ed Harris. “Ed Harris is an actor’s actor,” commented Roger Durling, SBIFF Executive Director, in a statement. “His already legendary performances are passionate, thoughtful and so committed – qualities that he shares with Kirk Douglas. What an evening this is going to be!” The award’s namesake, Kirk Douglas, will present the award to Harris on Thursday, October 2. [Peter Knegt]

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