From left: director/musician Robert Rodriguez, director Quentin Tarantino, actress Uma Thurman and Harvey Weinstein at the after-party for Kill Bill Vol. 2. Photo: AFP

Uma Thurman’s Kill Bill car crash, Quentin Tarantino, Harvey Weinstein and auteur worship

Why does the public forgive successful directors for their wrongdoings and abuse of power, and why do cinema-goers accept subpar and objectionable films from directors just because they are considered auteurs?

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From left: director/musician Robert Rodriguez, director Quentin Tarantino, actress Uma Thurman and Harvey Weinstein at the after-party for Kill Bill Vol. 2. Photo: AFP
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