Jessica Chastain at Cannes. Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images Emily Yoshida: Where were you when Jessica Chastain dropped the hammer on the Cannes Film Festival? I was so jet-lagged that I don’t really remember, but I do remember feeling like some small part of my nagging, never full-blown Cannes Blues had been voiced. You’ve likely seen the video by now: Chastain, during the jury press conference after the awards ceremony, discussing the experience as a whole. “This is the first time I’ve watched 20 films in 10 days, and I love movies, and the one thing I really took away from this experience is how the world views women,” she said. “It was quite disturbing to me, to be honest.” She goes on to discuss the limited roles for women, and she’s not lying: Outside Best Director winner Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled, it was a tough year for actresses in the Cannes competition. But perhaps the more surprising thing this year is that … [Read more...] about Which Misogynistic Cannes Films Was Jessica Chastain Putting on Blast?