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    Woody Allen’s Cannes Debut Revives Rape Chatter

    It’s no joke. Café Society’s unveiling at the Cannes Film Festival saw a French comedian draw gasps from the audience when he told Allen, “It’s very nice that you’ve been shooting so many movies in Europe, even if you are not being convicted for rape in the U.S.” The director’s son, Ronan Farrow, penned a passionate op-ed comparing his 80-year-old father to Bill Cosby. He said the “dangerous” silence from the press and Hollywood about sexual assault allegations by his sister, Dylan Farrow, discourages victims everywhere.

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