Cannes: Thierry Frémaux Addresses Harvey Weinstein, Female Filmmakers

Cannes Film Festival chief Thierry Frémaux was queried this morning over 2018 being the first edition in recent memory that wouldn’t feature Harvey Weinstein in person. Frémaux admitted that the “earthquake” that hit back in October when allegations of sexual harassment began to pour out meant “the world will never be the same again, the Cannes Film Festival either.”
The earthquake described by Frémaux has led the festival to do some self-examining of its own he said, “We…

Cannes Film Festival chief Thierry Frémaux was queried this morning over 2018 being the first edition in recent memory that wouldn’t feature Harvey Weinstein in person. Frémaux admitted that the "earthquake" that hit back in October when allegations of sexual harassment began to pour out meant "the world will never be the same again, the Cannes Film Festival either." The earthquake described by Frémaux has led the festival to do some self-examining of its own he said, “We…