Lucy Wang

Crimson staff writer

Lucy Wang

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Arts Vanity: What Art Heists Tell Us About Vanity

There’s an inherent vanity in art — somewhere, someone had to decide whatever piece or experience is worth our attention and time, our contemplations and confusions, our laughs and tears. But perhaps more vain, then, is the sport (dare I even call it that?) of stealing art: art heists.

Outside the Artists' Entrance at the Palais de Festivals in Cannes.

Outside the Artists' Entrance at the Palais de Festivals in Cannes.

From Cannes: ‘Il Traditore’ (‘The Traitor’) Is A Mesmerizing Story of Betrayal — Until It's Not

Grounded in the Maxi Trial of 1986, the largest anti-mafia trial in history, Bellocchio strays from some historical details, creating an at first enrapturing but ultimately superficial and overextended look into Tommaso Buscetta’s experiences.

"Give Me Liberty" Team

The team of "Give Me Liberty," from left to right, starting with the top row: Maksim Stoyanov, who plays Dima; Director Kirill Mikhanovsky; Chris Galust, who plays Vic; Lauren "Lolo" Spencer, who plays Tracy; Screenplay writer Alice Austen.

From Cannes: ‘Frankie’ A More Sweet Than Bitter Account of Passing

What do you do when death is knocking at the door? Director Ira Sachs answers this cliché question through the eyes of Frankie (Isabelle Huppert), a 60-something famous actress with a terminal cancer diagnosis.

From Cannes: ‘La Gomera’ (‘The Whistlers’) A Middling Delight

It’s entertaining and clever, and Porumboiu attempts originality by centering his story on a centuries-year-old secret whistling language inspired by the birds in La Gomera, an island in the Canaries — but beyond that, there’s not a lot of novelty to be found in this twenty-first century film noir.