Helen Mirren will receive an honorary award of the 70-th Berlin film festival for his achievements in the industry. The award ceremony will take place on 27 February.
“Helen Mirren is a strong personality, whose powerful images are always impressive. She constantly surprises us with its complex characters, be it Chris in “Girls from a calendar” or Queen Elizabeth II in “the Queen”. Her images — a paradigm of strong women, and we take great pleasure to award her an honorary “Golden bear” for her lifetime achievement,” said Executive Director of the Berlinale Mariette Rosenbek.