A Damien #Hirst work of #art and a #trip into space with Leonardo #DiCaprio helped #AIDS foundation amfAR raise a record $35 million (28 million euros) on the sidelines of the Cannes Film Festival. The Foundation for AIDS Research holds an exclusive bash annually during the #festival, attracting a #galaxy of stars to help raise #funds, and this year was no exception. #Entertainment #Dunya #News
Robin Williams Did Not Have Demons. He Had a Disease. Or Several.
Interesting article on how media reactions to Robin William's death show medieval thinking about mental illness. http://www.newsweek.com/robin-williams-did-not-have-demons-he-had-disease-or-several-264434
Hugh Jackman polishes his dancing skills for Tony awards
Well-known action hero of #Hollywood Hugh #Jackman is preparing himself for the upcoming #Tony #awards. He is practicing very hard for this event. He will perform in awards and that’s why the Wolverine star rehearsing for Tap dance. Hugh posted his photo on Instagram while #dancing, like a professional #choreograph by Warren Carlyle.
Clooney whistles at Berlin Fest, but reality does one betterGeorge Clooney whistled a tune and sang the praises of Belgian beer at the Berlin film festival for the international premiere on Saturday of his World War Two art caper "The Monuments Men", but reality had already given him publicity money can't buy. #Entertainment #DunyaNews
#Film on radical Catholics, racy von Trier film, paired in Berlin Films at the extremes of the cinema agenda, one a German-made look at an adolescent girl s tortured life in a strict Catholic family, the other director Lars von Trier s "Nymphomaniac", highlighted day four of the Berlin film festival on Sunday. #Entertainment #DunyaNews
#Russia #media #watchdog vowed to crack down on swearing after #President #Vladimir #Putin signed a wide-reaching law banning the use of obscenities in films, theatre and mass media. #Putin #signed #legislation that bans outright the use of swear words in films, stage performances and media, prompting a storm of criticism from leading arts figures who called the law unworkable and overly draconian. #Entertainment #News #Dunya #News
Turkish director's triumph at Cannes feted back home
#Turkey on Sunday celebrated the #Cannes #film #festival success of Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, with the #media hailing him for dedicating his Palme Or to victims of his country s political strife. Ceylan won top prize at the Cannes Film Festival for his epic drama "Winter Sleep" & dedicated the award to the Turkish "youth who lost their lives" in anti-#government protests that have rocked Turkey over the last year. "Great honour," headlined Posta newspaper. #Entertainment #Dunya…