It’s about more than the box office. It’s about art and national identity. As the Cannes Film Festival opens, François Picard’s panel defends Europe’s cultural exception from any stateside assault that could come from free trade negotiations between Washington and Brussels. Also, Nigeria’s offensive against Boko Haram and Barack Obama’s issues with snooping and spying.
- Craig Copetas. Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
- Anne-Elisabeth Moutet. Columnist, The Sunday Telegraph;
- Toni Cruanyes. Paris correspondent,TV3;
- Paul Taylor. European Affairs Editor, Reuters.
Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Paul Maakad.