Veteran French screen siren Isabelle Huppert will be honoured at this year's (09) European Film Awards in Germany.
The Sauve qui peut (la vie) actress will be presented with the European Film Academy's European Achievement in World Cinema award at a ceremony in the city of Bochum on 12 December (09).
Explaining the decision, an EFA statement reads, "Isabelle Huppert has given some of cinema's most unforgettable moments a face."