Golden Globe nominees DianeLane and Charlize Theron will collect special honours at the 19thSanta Barbara International Film Festival, which runs from Jan 30-Feb 8.
Lane will be in town for thecareer tribute Salute to Dane Lane and is nominated for a lead actress in amusical or comedy Golden Globe for Under A Tuscan Sun.
Theron will receive theOutstanding Performance of the Year award for her widely acclaimed turn asserial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster.
She is currently in therunning for a Golden Globe (lead actress in a drama) and an Independent SpiritAward and was named best actress by the Broadcast Film Critics Association at the weekend (10).
"The legacy of film thatthese two women bring to the festival is unsurpassed and not to be missed,"festival director Roger Durling said in a statement.