Women on top: French director Agnes Varda is star of Cannes festival poster

  French movie legend Agnes Varda, who died last month, is the star of this year’s Cannes film festival poster unveiled Monday, perched on the back of one of her technicians.   The ever-playful director — who passed away on March 29 aged 90 — is pictured standing on the back of one of her crouching male crew to get a shot for her film, “La Pointe Courte.”   The arresting image could even be taken as a knowing comment … Continue reading Women on top: French director Agnes Varda is star of Cannes festival poster