The board of directors of the American Cinema Editors (ACE) has selected Steven Spielberg to be honoured with the organisation’s ACE Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award.
The successful and influential filmmaker is a principal partner of DreamWorks Studios. He has won three Academy Awards, and has been nominated for the Directors Guild Award (DGA) 11 times, making him the most honoured member of the DGA.
His latest movie, Lincoln, has been nominated for countless awards. Spielberg will receive the Golden Eddie at the 63rd Annual ACE Eddie Awards ceremony on 16 February 2013.