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    May 21, 2012

    Women Wear Beards At Cannes To Protest Lack Of Female Directors

    On Sunday, five "bearded" protesters from French feminist collective La Barbe held signs on the Cannes red carpet to protest the festival's lack of female filmmakers. In a statement, the festival said its lineup is chosen “without regard to race, color, sex, language, religion, political opinion" or any other related factor.

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