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CANNES, France | 2 directors, barred at home, still speak loudly at Cannes

CANNES, France (AP) — Twice the Cannes Film Festival has risen to given standing ovations to empty seats. Chairs were left poignantly vacant for two absent filmmakers whose films are in competition for the Palme d’Or at Cannes. Both Iran’s Jafar Panahi and Russia’s Kirill Serebrennikov were unable to attend their red carpet premieres because … Continue reading CANNES, France | 2 directors, barred at home, still speak loudly at Cannes