Apr 23 (TheWrap.com) - Oliver Stone, filmmaker and provocateur, will be honored for his contributions to cinema by the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

24 Apr 2013 - 12:00 AM  UPDATED 24 Apr 2013 - 12:00 AM

The 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.