Oct 13

At the 29th Israel Film Festival, Helen Mirren will be honored with the 2015 IFF Career Achievement Award. “We are very proud to honor such an extraordinary talent as Helen Mirren whose work inspires and emotionally moves millions of filmgoers around the world,” said Meir Fenigstein, founder and executive director of IsraFest Foundation. It was previously announced that the IFF will also honor Aaron Sorkin with the Achievement in Film & Television award. The IFF Opening Night Gala takes place Oct 28 at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. The Israel Film Festival will run from Oct. 28 to Nov. 19.