Whit Stillman will be presented with the Indie Star Award in Poland, for his achievement in independent film, at the upcoming American Film Festival. Past winners of the award were Todd Solondz, Jerry Schatzberg and Christine Vachon. Film.onet.pl has the article on the event.
Film journalist Karolina Pasternak praises Stillman in the article for his honesty, humor and scathing irony in portraying social groups.
It also goes on state that all of Stillman’s films will be shown and that he will be on hand to give a masterclass.