The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced that Barbra Streisand (recipient of the 40th Chaplin Award) will present the 42nd Chaplin Award to Academy Award-winner Robert Redford, director, actor, producer, environmentalist, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival and Institute, who will be honored at Lincoln Center on Monday, April 27.
The evening's presenters will also include J.C. Chandor, Jane Fonda (recipient of the 28th Chaplin Award), and John Turturro. Additions to the star-studded lineup will be announced at a later date. The event will also be attended by a host of notable guests and will include film clips culminating in the presentation of The Chaplin Award.
On the occasion of the Gala, the Film Society will also present a seven-film tribute, The Films of Robert Redford, April 24-27. His contributions on both sides of the camera have been invaluable and will be showcased with this selection of highlights from Redford's storied career. Includes Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Candidate, Jeremiah Johnson, Ordinary People, Quiz Show, Three Days of the Condor, and The Way We Were. Tickets will go on sale Thursday, April 2. Visit filmlinc.com for more information.