Filmmaker John Sayles will be saluted at the 48th Thessaloniki International Film Festival in Greece, November 16-25, 2007, where his new film, "Honeydripper," will have its European premiere. He will be on hand to present and discuss his films with longtime partner and producer Maggie Renzi and actors Chris Cooper and David Strathairn. Sayles will receive the Golden Alexander for his work and will also conduct a Master Class. [Eugene Hernandez]