We, the jury

Posted by · 5:06 am · May 25th, 2009

It’s admittedly pretty low-rent, but one of the most enjoyable Cannes traditions is the annual gossip about what went down behind closed doors in the jury room — ranging from minor cultural disagreements to all-out bitter in-fighting. At yesterday’s press conference, juror Asia Argento insisted that their deliberations should remain a secret, but not everyone […]

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Cannes soup

Posted by · 5:31 pm · May 13th, 2009

There’s a bewildering wealth of quality Cannes coverage out there, and it tests the realms of possibility to mention it all. In the interests of economy, however, here’s a selection of the more interesting festival-related nuggets I found today: Eugene Hernandez at IndieWire has a superb piece up in which he approaches a broad selection […]

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