In talking to Coppola, one has the impression of talking to a maverick godfather who is creatively pulling his own strings towards power
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The 62nd annual Cannes Film Festival is underway in the south of France, with celebrities and cinefiles converging to pick the year's best pictures. A...
What I want to show in my film is the abuse of power; the police are like god. They can butcher people. I don't expect people to like the film, but I want them to think about it after they go to bed.
Fanny lies alone on her bed with a white gauze curtain billowing, as her legs, slightly parted, tremble under her frock.
Any spectator of this new dramatic film by Lee Daniels, who has a tad of a self-esteem issue, will identify with the pains of this story.
"Your film has no message," I said to Jacques Audiard after the screening. "It is refreshingly free."
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