Euzhan Palcy to receive an Oscar in November

Michael J. Fox, Diane Warren, Peter Weir and Euzhan Palcy will receive an Oscar at the gala dinner organized as part of the 13th edition of the Governors Awards on Saturday, November 19, 2022 in Los Angeles. The announcement was made on Tuesday, June 21 by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Eight days after being honored in Paris by the Société des Auteurs et Compositeurs Dramatiques (SACD), Martinican director Euzhan Palcy will be honored by Hollywood. Academy President David Rubin said : The Academy’s Board of Governors is honored to recognize four individuals who have made indelible contributions to cinema and the world at large (…) Euzhan Palcy is a pioneering filmmaker whose groundbreaking significance in international cinema is cemented in film history (…)”.