Oscar®-winning and 2017 Emmy®-nominee Jane Fonda was honored in Chicago on July 29 at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel by Cinema/Chicago. Fonda was presented with the Chicago International Film Festival’s Gold Hugo Career Achievement Award for her contributions to both film and television. Proceeds from the event benefited Cinema/Chicago’s year-round Education Program.
“This evening’s event was one of the best in the history of the Film Festival,” said Cinema/Chicago President and CEO Michael Kutza. “I have wanted to honor Jane Fonda for quite some time, and, finally, she graciously shared her time and presence with us for one magnificent evening.[…]