Rodrigo Gudino

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Dispatches From Cannes: Trying Not to Hurl Before My Screening

(0) Comments | Posted May 22, 2012 | 7:25 AM

It's screening day in Cannes. Some 15 films screen roughly every hour and a half across the city. From red carpet affairs to the B-films on their last run in the market, films of all kinds sputter to life in every theatre and screening room, the magic of this festival....

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Dispatches from Cannes: Rhythm, Meetings and Infinite Lines

(0) Comments | Posted May 19, 2012 | 11:17 AM

There's a rhythm to the Cannes Film Festival. It's the rhythm caused by the restless bodies in endless line-ups, the stomach churn of too much wine and not enough food; laughter true and fixed; the dry clasp of hands when it means everything and when it means absolutely nothing. It's...

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Dispatches From Cannes: Sharks, Models and Zombies Oh My!

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2012 | 12:20 PM

Cannes! The Riviera. The croissette. The sun, the sand, the celebrities...the movies. It's the 65th annual Festival de Cannes, a meeting place of filmmakers great and not-so-great. Ken Loach is here. David Cronenberg is here. So is Takashi-freakin'-Miike. For an independent filmmaker like me, it's as close to a real...

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