The conclusion of this year's Women In Film Festival will be highlighted Oct. 28 by the presentation of the Lillian Gish Awards.

Alley Mills, star of the television series "The Wonder Years," will host the gala banquet, which will include appearances by Sonia Braga, Joanna Cassidy, Sharon Gless, Piper Laurie, Marlee Matlin, Debbie Reynolds and Ione Skye.The Lillian Gish Awards will be presented in the categories of feature films, documentary, short, animation, music video, TV movie of the week, miniseries, news magazine, episodic drama, episodic comedy and children's programming.