Cannes Film Festival Won't Admit Women Wearing Flat Shoes

The Cannes Film Festival is reportedly not allowing women into screenings if they’re wearing flat shoes. I’m not sure I could’ve come up with a better metaphor for sexism in the film industry if I was really, really trying. If you wrote this into a novel about sexism in the film industry, it would seem heavy-handed.… »5/19/15 9:30am5/19/15 9:30am


The Gorgeous Gowns of the Cannes Opening Ceremony

Yesterday in France, A-listers hit the red carpet for the opening ceremonies of the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival. Nighttime in the seaside village means high glamour and full-on formal. The more extravagant the better. "Every time I go to Cannes, it feels like I’m entering the helicopter scene in La Dolce Vita," … »5/16/13 11:50am5/16/13 11:50am