Hollywood actress SHIRLEY MacLAINE shared a previous life in ancient Egypt with her beloved dog TERRY.
The OSCAR winner also claims to have seen unidentified flying objects and made contact with extra terrestrial life.
MacLaine, 70, says, "Terry and I have spent at least one previous life together in ancient Egypt. She was an animal god and I was a princess.
"I have had paranormal experiences and even contact with other life forms in China, Russia and Egypt.
"I saw a number of UFOs in Peru."06/09/2004 02:16
The '12 Years A Slave' director will receive the accolade at the London Film Festival in October.
Critics from all over the world were asked to name the best movie of the past 16 years.