Personal Shopper

Kristen Stewart Director Olivier Assayas Wins Award at Cannes (video) 2

Kristen Stewart Director Olivier Assayas Wins Award at Cannes (video)

Kristen Stewart’s French Director Olivier Assayas shared the Best Director Award with Romania’s Cristian Mungiu at the 69th Cannes Film Festival, even though his picture “Personal Shopper” received mixed reviews and a chorus of boos at its screening. British Director Ken Loach took the overall prize for best picture, becoming a two-time winner of the Palme d’Or, the festival’s highest award. ...
Kristen Stewart Renounces Hollywood in Favor of French Filmmaking (video) 4

Kristen Stewart Renounces Hollywood in Favor of French Filmmaking (video)

Kristen Stewart blasted Hollywood for being too obsessed about popularity and money when it makes films instead of focusing on telling a story like French filmmakers. She called Hollywood an industry while France is more like a “cinematic culture.” Stewart, who has had a rocky relationship with Hollywood since her blockbuster “Twilight” days, may further alienate studios with her remarks. ...