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Cannes 2015: Isabella Rossellini to lead Un Certain Regard jury
Cannes 2015: Isabella Rossellini to lead Un Certain Regard jury

Isabella Rossellini will bring her nightclub act to the Cannes Film Festival. Organizers on Friday announced that the “Blue Velvet” star had been named president of the Un Certain Regard jury, giving the Croisette acting favorite a key awards role at this year’s confab. Rossellini has been to Cannes multiple times as an actress, including in 1990 for David Lynch’s “Wild at Heart” and in 2008 for James Grey’s romantic melodrama “Two Lovers,” in which she had several scene-stealing turns. Un Certain Regard is regarded as the second-most prestigious section at Cannes after the main competition; nearly two dozen films from up-and-coming...

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