This Year’s Cannes Scandal? ‘The DSK Film’

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Welcome to New York, “Abel Ferrara’s graphic and barely fictionalized film about the sexual assault case involving Dominique Strauss-Kahn” starring Gérard Depardieu, has already occasioned an unusually outrageous premiere party, a lawsuit threat from Strauss-Kahn’s attorneys, and an outraged column from DSK’s ex-wife, newscaster Anne Sinclair.

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Guggenheim Foundation Responds To Family’s Lawsuit


“The foundation accuses Rumney and Hélion of ‘repeatedly contradict[ing] their own position. They insist that no works other than Peggy Guggenheim’s be exhibited in the palazzo or the garden. Yet between 1999 and 2013, they were instrumental in organising 14 exhibitions of works entirely foreign to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.'”