By their extraterritorial nature, film festivals the world over have always permitted works to be shown and for filmmakers to present them freely and safely, even when certain States opposed this.
WTF? Let's be clear on this:
He didn't uncover a massive government conspiracy to drug and sodomize 13 year old girls, he drugged and sodomized a 13 year old girl. He wasn't and won't be a political prisoner. I liked Chinatown and all, but I have no objection to him doing time.
I don't even know who most of these nitwits are. I was most disappointed to see John Landis went along with this.