French AIDS drama earns best reviews yet at Cannes Film fest

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CANNES, France (AP) – 120 Beats Per Minute, a French AIDS drama with a full heart and a pounding rhythm, debuted at the Cannes Film Festival May 20 and quickly joined the shortlist of favorites for the festival’s coveted Palme d’Or prize.

Directed by Robin Campillo, the co-screenwriter of the Palme d’Or-winning film The Class, the movie centers on the activist group ACT UP in Paris in the 1990s during the AIDS crisis.

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Sonam Kapoor ready for gay Bollywood film

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CANNES, France (AP) – Could there be a gay love story in Bollywood? One of its biggest stars says it’s time to explore it.

Sonam Kapoor spoke about the possibility in an interview where she lamented India’s laws on being gay: Last year, its Supreme Court upheld a ban on gay sex.

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