Montreal’s Fantasia International Film Festival has announced that it will be giving anime director Mamoru Oshii the Lifetime Achievement award on July 17, 2014, before a special screening of the new HD master of the Ghost in the Shell anime film.

Some of Oshii’s anime works include Dallos, Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer, Angel’s Egg, several Patlabor projects, Jin-Roh – The Wolf Brigade, Blood: The Last Vampire, and The Sky Crawlers.

The festival will run from July 17-August 5, 2014.

Source: ANN