At Cannes, challenging the notion tha...

At Cannes, challenging the notion that black films 'don't travel' overseas

There are 1 comment on the Denver Post story from May 16, 2013, titled At Cannes, challenging the notion that black films 'don't travel' overseas. In it, Denver Post reports that:

In 1995, Will Smith begged producer Jerry Bruckheimer to let him go to the Cannes Film Festival to promote "Bad Boys," despite the parent studio's insistence that a black actor would not get any traction with the international fans and journalists thronging the city's beach-side promenade, the Croisette.

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“Obsidian Princess”

Since: Sep 09

louisiana

#1 May 16, 2013
our presence in films have and will continue to bring in BIG BUCKS here and over seas.

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