Critic’s Notebook: Coen Brothers’ ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ Is Popular at Cannes
The Coen brothers’ “Inside Llewyn Davis,” which follows a New York folk musician, injected some levity into the Cannes Film Festival.
Cannes film festival suffers $1 million jewelry theft
Over $1 million worth of jewels were stolen from a hotel in Cannes, according to French police. Initially, the jewels were thought to be loaned to the stars at the annual Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera.
Jewels Stolen From Hotel Safe in Cannes
Suspected thieves ripped out a small safe from the wall of a hotel room near the Cannes Film Festival and made off with about $1 million worth of jewelry inside.
Beastie Boys Adam Yauch to be honored at Brooklyn HipHop Festival
The Brooklyn HipHop Festival will include a special tribute to late Beastie Boys member, Adam "MCA" Yauch, who lost his battle to cancer in May, 2011. The announcement was made Thursday via Twitter.
Launch of 60th Sydney Film Festival, Australia
NSW Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Hospitality and Racing and Minister for the Arts, The Hon. George Souris launched the Sydney Film Festival at Customs House on 8 May at an event attended by those involved in the Australian film industry.