Steve McQueen receives BFI's highest honour at London Film Festival
UK director Steve McQueen has received the British Film Institute's highest honour at the London Film Festival.
The Oscar-winning director of 12 Years a Slave was presented with the BFI Fellowship on Saturday by actor Michael Fassbender at a special awards dinner.
Certain Women, directed by Kelly Reichardt and starring Michelle Williams, Laura Dern and Kristen Stewart, won the prize for best film.
Julia Ducournau won the Sutherland Award for best first feature for Raw.
Speaking to the BBC's Jason Korsner afterwards, McQueen said: "It's a good honour.
"It's one of those things... read more
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