Photo credit: Daniel Deme
View All: Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2013
Next Lisa Butcher Slideshow: UK film premiere of 'Bruno' held at the Empire Leicester Square - London, England - Wednesday 17th June 2009
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.