Protester crashes cannes carpet at george miller premiere

Saturday, May 21, 2022
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George Miller and Ukrainian Women on the Red Carpet at the Cannes Film Festival

A woman stripped off her clothes on the red carpet of the Cannes Film Festival protesting sexual violence against women in Ukraine. The woman's topless torso was decorated with the Ukrainian flag‚ while her lower half was covered in red paint and the word scum‚ a reference to a French feminist group. Cannes security quickly rushed to the scene‚ removing the activist from the red carpet.

CANNES (France) -- An afflicted woman stripped to expose a message about rape on her body crashes the AN. Cannes Film Festival Red carpet Premiere of George Miller's Three Thousand Year of Longing‚ Friday The woman‚ who was not identified‚ tore her clothing during the red carpet ceremony to expose the message "Stop raping" written on her torso. It is next to the Ukraine flag's blue and yellow colors. Red was also applied to her legs and groin. She yelled‚ "Don't rape me!" Security quickly wrapped around her‚ and she was taken off the red carpet. Reps from the festival did not immediately respond to our inquiries. Russias war in Ukraine This year's Cannes festival will screen several films by Ukrainian filmmakers. He has been frequently in the limelight. Russians who have ties to Russia were barred from the festival. Volodymyr Zelenskyy‚ President of Ukraine delivered a surprise address the festival will open Tuesday.