25 May 2012 11:56 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

The Cannes marketplace has banned a film called "The Anti-Semite" for being, well, anti-Semitic. The film, by controversial French comedian Dieudonne M'Bala M'Bala, has been pulled from the Cannes Marche du Film, the marketplace that takes place concurrently with the Cannes Film Festival. "Anti-Semitism has no place at Cannes, and we welcome the clear statement to that effect from the organizers of the film festival," said Abraham H. Foxman, national director of the Anti-Defamation League, in a statement. "Dieudonne's grotesque anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial may play well to audiences in Iran, but »

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