During today’s early afternoon’s Loveless press conference — caption unnecessary.
I felt the same anguish that Deadline‘s Pete Hammond was going through, and at the exact same time. We were all waiting to get into the Grand Lumiere theatre for an 8:30 am of Todd Haynes’ Wonderstruck, and the security staffers were taking forever, carefully inspecting every last bag and zipper packet.
285 euros for this? Palais Wifi isn’t working this year. I’m going down tomorrow and demanding a refund.
The great Andrey Zvyagnitsev discussing his latest landmark film in his usual mild, low-key way. Nearly everyone I spoke to was either knocked out or seriously impressed by Loveless, but what do they know?

Jean Cocteau with 400 Blows director Francois Truffaut and costar Jean Pierre Leaud at 1959 Cannes Film Festival.
The Wonderstruck guys during a late-morning photo call.
Warren Beatty during the 1961 Cannes Film Festival.
Obviously nothing to do with Cannes now or before — I’m just queer for color snaps of Hollywood royalty in the 1940s and ’50s.