The university city of Thessaloniki is full of students in casual garb, but at the film festival, actors and filmmakers wear a range of looks.
11-15-09: Jane Birkin, star of Jacques Rivette’s Around a Small Mountain said her luggage was lost, so she borrowed a dress off the back of young festival staffer Chloé, and boots from director Despina Mouzaki. Birkin is known in fashion circles for the Hermès bag named for her.
11-16-09: Actress Gi-Youn Kim and director Seo Lee from the Korean thriller, Missing Person were a contrast in styles.
11-17-09: Sporting a Ramones t-shirt, Romanian director Radu Jude discussed his film, The Happiest Girl in the World (in which a cinematographer sports a Ramones t-shirt).
11-18-09: Director Rigoberto Perezcano wore black from head to toe, along with star Harold Torres, who in no way resembled his character in the Mexican border-crossing drama, Norteado.