Monday, May 25, 2009
Samsom and Delilah win at CANNES!
Warwick Thornton's first movie makes it BIG.
"Aboriginal director Warwick Thornton's powerful Samson and Delilah, tale of troubled young love in Alice Springs, was today awarded the prize for best first feature at the Cannes Film Festival."
More at http://www.facebook.com/ext/share.php?sid=100896860134&h=6Oh2m&u=Q9w9q&ref=nf
And don't miss the fine print: "There were few naysayers, however, when 87-year-old Alain Resnais received a special award for a career that includes such masterpieces as Night and Fog, Hiroshima Mon Amour and Last Year at Marienbad.