Oliver Stone Honored by Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Agnieszka Holland to head international jury

Oliver Stone, filmmaker and provocateur, will be honored for his contributions to cinema by the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

Getty ImagesThe Oscar-winning director behind "JFK" and "Platoon" will receive the Crystal Globe award at the annual Czech Republic-based festival.

In addition, the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival announced that Agnieszka Holland will head its international jury.

Holland is the director of "Europa, Europa" and " In Darkness." Three of her films have been nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.