Cate Blanchett will Receive Desert Palm Award at The Palm Springs International Film Festival

Australian actress Cate Blanchett is due to receive the Annual Desert Palm Achievement Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in January.

The actress will receive the award for both performances as the title role in "Carol" as well as Mary Mopes in James Vanderbildt's "Truth". The award will be presented the first night at the film festivals gala dinner. Past recipients of the Desert Palms award include the likes of Sandra Bullock, Natalie Portman, Halle Berry, Charlize Theron and Julianne Moore.

The Palm Springs International film festival takes place on January 1 through until January 11th. Come visit town and experience all the Palm Springs Film Festival has to offer!

Palms at Park is close to many of the locations for the events of the Palm Springs Film Festival!