- Posted September 28, 2012 by
San Digo, California
This iReport is part of an assignment:
iReport at the movies
Gus Van Sant Tribute
Hollywood came out to the San Diego Film Festival to honor Gus Van Sant.
Oscar® nominated-director, Gus Van Sant, was honored with a Tribute evening and film retrospective featuring Milk, Good Will Hunting, My Own Private Idaho, and the Palme d'Or winner Elephant. This is the first-ever Gus Van Sant film festival retrospective, and took place at the Sherwood Auditorium in the Museum of Contemporary Art La Jolla, San Diego during the San Diego Film Festival.
Anne Heche, Diane Ladd, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Jef Holm and many others honored Gus Van Sant. Check out my video interview with Anne Heche, Diane Ladd and Jef Holm.
Gus Van Sant & Anne Heche
Gus Van Sant with the San Diego Film Festival Award
The theater before the tribute
Gus Van Sant speaking & Erik Wahl art to the right
Outside the San Diego Film Festival
Gus Van Sant on the red carpet
Artist Erik Wahl
Note: Robin Williams and Ben Affleck sent in a video tribute.
Check out my interview with Gus Van Sant http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-849752