Out of the Cannes

Story Slug: NWS.PRE.6E.ART This is an undated handout picture from the film trilogy "The Lord of the Rings" directed by Peter Jackson of New Zealand, showing Sean Astin, left, and Elijah Wood. Jackson and cast and crew members gathered at the Cannes Film Festival Friday, May 11, 2001 to show off the first big chunk of footage from the series, one of the most eagerly awaited literary adaptations. (AP Photo/New Line Cinema) ORG XMIT: CAN124
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