Photocall for the film “Holy Spider” at the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes
Every year it gets reported as news. Often, the story is presented as rebuttal to argument that bad word was gathering around titles pre-release. See? They loved it at Cannes. Sometimes the dreaded phrase “early Oscar buzz” is dragged out. Let me break it to you. Almost everybody gets a standing ovation. Most of the famous duds got standing ovations. It is only polite when the cast and crew have flown in to launch the thing.