This year Cannes Film Festival is facing immense criticism for the official poster where the Italian actor appeared to have been airbrushed to make her look thinner.
Festival’s 70th anniversary poster features a young Cardinale, whose waist has been narrowed and thighs made slimmer. French media poured scorn on the festival for seemingly tampering with a photograph of Cardinale swirling her skirt on a Rome roof in 1959.
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