Festival de Cannes 70: Isabelle Huppert, 1978

A sunny shout-out to 70 winners at the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the 70th event which is just around the corner – in no particular order. Sharing the Best Actress prize with the then more universally well-known Jill Clayburgh for An Unmarried Woman, was fresh-faced, 25 year-old Isabelle Huppert, playing a young woman hiding her taboo […]

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Festival de Cannes 70: François Truffaut, 1959

A sunny shout-out to 70 winners at the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the 70th event which is just around the corner – in no particular order. At the 1958 Cannes Film Festival the then universally unknown French film-maker François Truffaut was nowhere to be seen. The truth is, he was not allowed to attend […]

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