Our man in Cannes loves Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds

I'm the guy on the left

Even now, I'm not quite sure how I managed to get into a screening of Quentin Tarantino's new war epic. The theater was overbooked for the two available screenings and people were pushing the security guards in an attempt to get in.

Needless to say, I didn't have a ticket. But I do have friends. Somewhere between the American Pavilion and the fact that I have become friends (over pints of Guinness of course) with Margit Pfeiffer, the film's dialogue supervisor, I managed to get into a special screening.

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