The University of Iowa

Werner Herzog

Presented at The Englert Theatre in collaboration with Refocus Film Festival
Legendary film director Werner Herzog will receive FilmScene’s Cinema Savant award and appear in conversation to discuss his life in film as part of a five-city US book tour.

Judy Woodruff

Broadcast journalist Judy Woodruff is the senior correspondent for the PBS NewsHour, after serving for 11 years as its anchor and managing editor. She has covered politics and other news for more than four decades at CNN, NBC, and PBS. 

Alan Page

Alan page became the first African American on the court and one of the few associate justices to ever join the court initially through election, rather than appointment by governor. In 2018, Alan Page was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.