With the Keanu Reeves documentary Side By Side, exploring the digital revolution and the impending death of celluloid, setting the unofficial theme of the festival, Empire sat in on a lively discussion on the future of film between Reeves and Joel Schumacher, this year’s main competition jury president.
Joel Schumacher: When we talked two years ago (for Side By Side), we talked about something I’ve always believed in. I started out as a costume designer in 1971, so the world and cinema have changed dramatically, but I’ve always believed in the future and that everything, including digital technology, is a tool and it’s all about how people use it. I grew up before television…
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