Mario Van Peebles
Tyler James Williams and Tyler James
Next Shaun Robinson Slideshow: BET Awards 2008 at the Shrine Auditorium - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California - Tuesday 24th June 2008
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.