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Who is Mexican director Alejandro González Iñárritu, president of this year's Cannes Festival?


This is the first time a Mexican filmmaker is the president of the jury at the Cannes film festival. Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, the man behind "Babel", "Biutiful" and "The Revenant". Erin Ogunkeye reports.

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