It is a fact, Cannes is slower. Could it mean something good? Entering the era of slow business, where we talk about the actual contents more profoundly and this business would not only be about all the things around the films? Slow business like slow food, let’s enjoy what we do. At least the local French have turned all extremely nice, if that is thanks to recession, I hope the upswing never comes!
Romanian producer Alex Teodorescu, known from the “4 months 3 weeks and 2 days” is developing a new film taking place in Moldavia, that just might be the next Palm winner, Flying lessons: it has the same feeling of talking to the viewer like Mungiu’s film.
Fame spotting: Ang Lee – he did wave to me.