As mentioned by our own Jimmy Mac during last week's special Force-Cast Roundtable: Trek vs Wars, George Lucas will be honored at the The Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago next weekend.
See the excerpt below:
Saturday, June 13, 2009 6:00pm - 10:00pm
"The Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) proudly presents “An Adventure with George Lucas,” in honor of Academy Award®-nominated director and writer George Lucas, who will engage in a discussion led by guest-host – actor, director and writer – Jon Favreau. A highlight of the evening will be the presentation of the “Gene Siskel Film Center Visionary Award for Innovation in Filmmaking” to Lucas by SAIC President Wellington Reiter."