Oscar winning director Martin Scorsese is in town this weekend.
He was given a gold medal of honour by Trinity College's Philosophical Society yesterday.
He said he was surprised and moved by the tribute and spoke to students at the college about career.
The director receives the IFTA John Ford award from President Michael D. Higgins tonight.
Scorsese is responsible for some of the worlds best movies, Goodfellas, The Wolf Of Wall St. The Departed, Casino, and Gangs Of New York to name a few.
He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Departed.