SEDUCED AND ABANDONNED

By James TOBACK

HANWAY FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Documentary - Completed 2013

A unique look behind the curtain at the world's biggest and most glamourous film festival, shining a light on the bitter-sweet relationship filmmakers have with Cannes and the film business. "The movie business is the worst girlfriend in the world. You are seduced and abandoned over and over again."

Festivals
& Awards

Festival de Cannes 2013
Out of Competition
Deauville American FF 2013
Docs de l'Oncle Sam
    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • James TOBACK
    • Synopsis
    • SEDUCED AND ABANDONED combines acting legend Alec Baldwin with Oscar nominated Director James Toback (TYSON) as they lead us on a troublesome and often hilarious journey of raising financing for their next feature film. Moving from director to financier to star actor, the two players provide us with a unique look behind the curtain at the world's biggest and most glamourous film festival, shining a light on the bitter-sweet relationship filmmakers have with Cannes and the film business.
      Featuring insights from directors Martin Scorsese, Bernando Bertolucci and Roman Polanski; actors Ryan Gosling and Jessica Chastain and a host of film distribution luminaries.
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