A CONVERSATION WITH… EDWARD NORTON
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2016 Career Achievement Award Honoree
Edward Norton, a prolific actor, director,producer and activist, is known for his roles in Alejandro González Iñárritu’s BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE), David Fincher’s FIGHT CLUB, Spike Lee’s THE 25TH HOUR, and other highly regarded films such as AMERICAN HISTORY X and PRIMAL FEAR.
This December, Norton will be seen in David Frankel’s COLLATERAL BEAUTY alongside Will Smith, Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley and Helen Mirren.
Norton is also the founder of CrowdRise, a social fundraising site for grassroots philanthropy that is now one of the largest crowdfunding platforms in the world, having raised over $500 million for over 30,000 non-profit organizations.
Edward also executive produced BUNKER77, which is screening at the festival.