indieWIRE offers a select take of Cannes 2008 news around the world.
STRAIGHT TO THE (MARKETING) HEART
A giant billboard outside of the Grand Hotel forces many passers-by to stop and think. (Variety)
WHERE WORLDS COLLIDE
A survey of how the festival and Cannes the town can differ in many different ways.(The Guardian)
The sole part of the festival open to the public, this year’s Cannes Classics will screen Warner Bro.’s classics to celebrate the studio’s 85th anniversary. (Hollywood Reporter)
A review of the controversial prison film, “Hunger,” which premiered today at Cannes. (The Guardian)
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