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'Brand' doc director reveals why comedian didn't show up for SXSW
'Brand' doc director reveals why comedian didn't show up for SXSW

Dear Ondi, Happy Valentine’s Day. Well done on everything. Russell That was the last she’d heard from him. A card on a bouquet of flowers he’d sent to her hotel room while she was traveling in Bhutan. And then nothing. For a month. Until Friday, when “Brand: A Second Coming” was set to premiere at the South by Southwest film festival. That’s when Ondi Timoner heard that after months of trying to come to terms with her documentary about him, Russell Brand would not be flying here to support the film. He posted a letter on his website, saying that watching the film made him “very uncomfortable”; that he’d found it “oddly...

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