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Cannes 2013: Videblogisode #4 - Alec Baldwin, Stephen Woolley
Cannes 2013: Videblogisode #4 - Alec Baldwin, Stephen Woolley
Can you guess what ABIAB stands for?

24 May 2013  |  Written by Ali Plumb  

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The sun has finally come out here in Cannes, so the Empire videblogisode team capitalised on that fortunate turn of events by holing up in an office to record an extended movie parody. As the French wouldn't say, "Such is life."

The spoof was in honour of our interview with Alec Baldwin and James Toback, whose documentary, Seduced And Abandoned, was shown out of competition at the Palais De Festivals. No points for guessing which scene from which movie we try to recreate...


This episode also saw us interview longstanding videblog-guest Stephen Woolley about his planned film Limehouse Golem, from a script by Jane Goldman.

For more videblogifun - yes, that's yet another word we just made up - be sure to head to our Cannes 2013 microsite, where you can also find all of our initial reaction reviews, news pieces, picture galleries and more.

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