The Cannes Festival Diary: Sex scenes getting real
Nick Clark is the arts correspondent of The Independent. He joined the newspaper in June 2007, initially reporting on the stock markets. He has covered beats including the City, and technology, media and telecoms and made the switch to arts in December 2011. He has also contributed articles to the sports section.
Thursday 23 May 2013
Lars Von Trier’s upcoming porno Nymphomania may not have been ready for Cannes, but “real sex” has surfaced in two of the best-received films at the festival.
Mission Impossible 4 star Lea Seydoux revealed that “what you see on screen is what we really did” when talking about her lesbian sex scenes with Adèle Exarchaopoulos in Blue Is The Warmest Colour.
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