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Scott Foundas Joins Cannes Festival as Special Advisor (Exclusive)

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Scott Foundas

While continuing in his role as associate program director for the Film Society of Lincoln Center, he will assist the French festival in its search for American films.

Scott Foundas has been brought aboard as a special advisor to the Cannes Film Festival by festival director Thierry Fremaux.

Foundas, who continues in his job as associate program director for the Film Society of Lincoln Center, will focus on helping Cannes in its search for American titles for the annual May event.

A member of the New York Film Festival selection committee since 2007, Foundas was film editor and critic for the LA Weekly from 2003-2009.