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  • After a Cannes drubbing, Van Sant reflects on 'Sea of Trees' story has photos
    Updated: May-18-15 5:07 pm

    CANNES, France - The full-throated passions of the Cannes Film Festival can elevate, just as they can humble. As the Palme d'Or winner in 2003 for his school-shooting drama "Elephant," Gus Van Sant has basked in the festival's sunny glow, just as he has, this year, experienced its cold shoulder.

  • CANNES WATCH: Natalie Portman makes directing debut 
    Updated: May-15-15 10:55 am

    CANNES, France - For the second year in a row, the Cannes Film Festival is showcasing the directorial debut of a Hollywood star. This year it's Natalie Portman's first feature, "A Tale of Love and Darkness."