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[on The Big Blue
(1988)] I opened the Cannes Festival and I got killed. Killed by the entire press. It was like a bath of blood. In Cannes you have this magazine every day where the critics all give a film one star, two stars, three stars, four stars. And for The Big Blue the entire 15 critics put a double zero. This had never happened in the history of Cannes. My first reaction was to say, "Oh, ...
Father, with Virginie Besson-Silla
, of two daughters, Talia Besson (b. 1 August 2001), Satine Besson (b. May 2003) and one son, Mao Besson (b. 16 September 2005].
Typically, during the opening-titles, the camera moves towards something important for the movie, but looks down until the important part of credits was shown, then swings up, now looking at a place or character.