Seduced and Abandoned

SEDUCED AND ABANDONED combines acting legend <a href="/name/nm0000285?ref_=tt_stry_pl">Alec Baldwin</a> with director <a href="/name/nm0864812?ref_=tt_stry_pl">James Toback</a> as they lead us on a troublesome and often hilarious journey of raising financing for their next feature film. Moving from director to financier to star actor, the two players provide us with a unique look behind the curtain at the world&#39s biggest and most glamourous film festival, shining a light on the bitter-sweet relationship filmmakers have with Cannes and the film business. Featuring insights from directors <a href="/name/nm0000217?ref_=tt_stry_pl">Martin Scorsese</a>, &#39Bernando Bertolucci&#39 and <a href="/name/nm0000591?ref_=tt_stry_pl">Roman Polanski</a>; actors <a href="/name/nm0331516?ref_=tt_stry_pl">Ryan Gosling</a> and <a href="/name/nm1567113?ref_=tt_stry_pl">Jessica Chastain</a> and a host of film distribution luminaries.