“Playing the Building” by David Byrne is a sound installation in which the infrastructure, the physical plant of the building, is converted into a giant musical instrument. Devices are attached to the building structure — to the metal beams and pillars, the heating pipes, the water pipes — and are used to make these things  [ Read More ]

penn cannes11.jpg 2

Sean Penn: “Paolo has magic hands when filming.” The Italian director Paolo Sorrentino came to present This Must Be The Place, his latest film selected In Competition, accompanied by the actor Sean Penn, who plays Cheyenne, the film’s principal character. Selected extracts. Sean Penn on the beginnings of this collaboration with Paolo Sorrentino: “We met at  [ Read More ]