1990 David Lean Tribute
The 18th AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to David Lean at a Gala Tribute on March 8, 1990, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
At the Gala Tribute, a multitude of guests and presenters gathered to celebrate Lean. Presenters included James Fox, Anjelica Huston, Maurice Jarre, Lawrence Kasdan, Sir John Mills, Robert Mitchum, Anthony Nulve, Gregory Peck, Peter O’Toole, Martin Scorsese, Omar Sharif, Steven Spielberg, Rod Steiger and Billy Wilder. The AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Lean by George Stevens, Jr.