Looking out from the Carlton pier 8:45 pm.– Friday, 5.14, 8:50 pm.

25 year-old Melbourne filmmaker Edward Housden, whom I ran into last night on the Croisette following the Abu Dhabi party. He’s the director of Muscles, a short which has been nominated for the short film Palme d’Or.

What kind of person would want to cruise the seven seas on one of these ghastly behemoths?

Abu Dhabi Film Commission publicist Jonathan Bing (formerly of Variety), taken yesterday afternoon at the Abu Dhabi pavillion.