10 May The Cannes Film Festival is 'The biggest payday of the year' for many local prostitutes, and even C-list actresses who flock to the A-list premieres. done an exposé on the sex-fuelled sub-culture surrounding the glitzy film festival in an article titled “$40,a-Night Escorts: Secrets of the Cannes Call Girls”. 12 May I've made plenty of jokes about James Cameron hunting Moldovan prostitutes for sport aboard his super yacht, but according to The Hollywood Reporter's latest exposé on the yacht culture in Cannes, I may not have been far from the truth. Get a load of this lede: Just a few years ago, a young steward. 20 May When I felt that same entity kissing me lightly on the lips, I opened my eyes to see a well-known British actress smiling down at me. “What happens in Cannes ” she murmured, “stays in Cannes,” I sighed, and drifted back off to sleep. Of course that mantra is only true of the hedonistic happenings that take.