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It could have been worse in #Cannes this year

OK, weather was a disaster at the Festival this year, the stars and parties were disappointing, journalists and people were … as usual and the “Palme” was again awarded to a boring sad love story with Trintignant*. But it could have been like 1968 …

* : the 1966 “Palme d’or” was awarded to “Un homme et une femme“, Lelouch’s famous cha-ba-da-ba-da love story with Anouk Aimée and the then young Jean-Louis Trintignant who stars in Haneke’s “L’Amour”, which was awarded the 2012 palm. The 1966 jury seems to have decided, that Dr Jivago was lucky enough with its bonanza of Oscars but as the French film lacked the revolutionnary “grandeur” of Jivago, they shared the palm with an Italian, forgotten, comedy … As regards the 2012 jury, it could have been worse … maybe.

The Red Carpet of Cannes is Over (and wet), Vive the Dry, Red Clay of Roland Garros Paris !

The “bad” news is, the weather was quite rainy on the red carpet this year and the Festival de Cannes is already over without a … French winner. The good news is, sun is expected for the next French show to go on, on red clay at Roland Garros, Paris.

Go #Future, Go #Europe, Go #Champions Go !

It’s the crisis, but not the end of the World (only for Real and Barça) : let’s move, even in reverse if need be (that neo-retro fashion and this Draghi banker …), sideways if taste be or horning in the fog if no better choice, stand-by is not an option. (Go Girls too !)