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Sedona Internationa Film Festival to honor Oscar-nominee Mark Rydell

The Sedona International Film Festival will honor Academy Award-nominated director Mark Rydell and bestow a Lifetime Achievement Award upon him. (Courtesy photo)

The Sedona International Film Festival will honor Academy Award-nominated director Mark Rydell and bestow a Lifetime Achievement Award upon him. (Courtesy photo)

The Sedona International Film Festival will honor Academy Award-nominated director Mark Rydell and bestow a Lifetime Achievement Award upon him on Sept. 11 and 12. The renowned director and actor will be in Sedona in person to accept his award and host screenings of three of his award-winning films: "On Golden Pond," "The Cowboys," and "The Rose." He will also host a Q&A discussion after each of the three films - all of which will be presented at the festival's Mary D. Fisher Theatre.

"On Golden Pond" (starring Henry Fonda, Katherine Hepburn and Jane Fonda) will show at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11; "The Cowboys" (starring John Wayne) will show at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12; and "The Rose" (starring Bette Midler) will show at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12.

Rydell will appear in person for all three films and will host Q&A discussions following each screening.

Tickets for each film are $12, or $9 for Film Festival members. For tickets and more information, please call 928-282-1177.