Robert Redford will receive the 29th Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s American Riviera Award.
The star of All Is Lost, who was nominated for a best actor Golden Globe last week, will collect the honour on Feb 7 2014.
The festival is scheduled to run from Jan 30 to Feb 9 2014.
The American Riviera Award honours an actor “who has had a strong influence on American Cinema”.
Prior recipients include Sandra Bullock, Annette Bening, Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon and Forest Whitaker.