Ian Gomez, Edward James Olmos and Alma Awards
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Ian Gomez, Dominik Garcia-lorido and Alma Awards
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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.