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‘Sharp Objects’ Director Jean-Marc Vallée Shares His Wisdom at the ArteCareyes Film & Art Festival

‘Sharp Objects’ Director Jean-Marc Vallée Shares His Wisdom at the ArteCareyes Film & Art  Festival

Coming off the success of “Sharp Objects” and “Big Little Lies,” director Jean-Marc Vallée spent last week at one of Mexico’s most secluded and luxurious destinations.

Far from kicking up his heels on vacation to bask in the success of both of his HBO series, the Oscar-nominated director was a mentor and honoree at the ninth annual Gnp ArteCareyes Film & Arts festival in the small town of Careyes, nestled on the Jalisco coast between Manzanillo and Puerto Vallarta.

The Careyes Creation Lab selects a group of rising Mexican and Latin American filmmakers to be guided by role models such as Vallée and Emmy-winning director Joan Darling (“The Mary Tyler Moore Show”), who tutor them in their quest to become the next Alfonso Cuarón.

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Rather than simply delivering his presentation and then jetting

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