Gilles Jacob, Tommy Lee Jones and Hilary Swank
Tommy Lee and Hilary Swank
Next Hilary Swank Slideshow: The 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival - 'The Homesman' premiere - Arrivals - Cannes France - Sunday 18th May 2014
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.