Dimitri Rassam, the important producer of the 2024 Cannes Film Festival | EUROtoday

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Pace of cigars, no toes on the desk. Dimitri Rassam refuses to be a caricature of a movie producer. This shy boy with inexperienced eyes welcomes you to his workplace, situated in a mansion on 7 e district of Paris and which surprisingly resembles a youngsters's bed room. On the hearth, close to the fluorescent highlighters and Caran d'Ache pens for making “to-do lists” and annotating the fifty or so scripts he receives every year – even when he prefers to learn them on Kindle – we discover collectible figurines of Tintinof the Knights of the Zodiacof Star Wars and Little Prince.

A photograph of him all smiles at 8 years outdated within the arms of Francis Ford Coppola remembers that his illustrious godfather invited him throughout summer time holidays to his wine property in Napa Valley, in California…