Variety Financial News Editor Rachel Abrams and Foreign Correspondent Elsa Keslassy in conversation with Variety’s Steve Gaydos at The Variety Studio: Cannes Edition at Chivas House, presented by Chivas Brothers and sponsored by HP.
“I think they (buyers) were expecting more mainstream projects,” says Keslassy. “And what they found were projects a bit left of field. A little bit too artsy. And prices that were being asked — it didn’t make sense for the buyers.”