The paparazzi are out in force for the 68th Cannes Film Festival
in the south of France. Shown is Mexican actress Salma Hayek
, who eats something "disgusting" in Matteo Garrone's Tale of Tales
(2015). For the first time in 28 years the festival was opened with a film directed by a woman, an event which has the feminists whinging about lack of equality on the red carpet (CLICK
). Yesterday I watched a TV programme about cult director Alfred Hitchcock: Living Famously
). He said he always aimed his films at women, because when a man took a woman to the cinema he asked her what film she wanted to see. So women choose the films.