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DJ Bob Sinclar spins into the Venice Film Festival

Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 - 01:08

Aug. 30 -The popular French DJ will be a member of the festivals judging panel. Alicia Powell reports.

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Best known for getting parties started around the world, DJ Bob Sinclar is spinning into new terrority at the Venice Film Festival. The Frenchman will take a break from promoting his new single "Groupie," and serve as a member of the judging panel at the festival. SOUNDBITE: Christophe Le Friant aka Bob Sinclar, DJ, saying (English): "I have never been to Venice, I wanted to do some sightseeing, so they said (The Venice Film Festival) we are going to pay your room for nine days with lunch and everything, so I say, 'OK I come. I have to do something else?' 'Yeah, you have to judge movies!' 'Ok, ok let's do it.'" In between all that sightseeing, Sinclar has 17 films to see and consider. SOUNDBITE: Christophe Le Friant aka Bob Sinclar, DJ, saying (English): "It is unbelievable and sometimes the movies speak in English or speak in Italian with subtitles in English, so it is going to be hard. So at the end of nine days I will have the eyes here you know." But for now he has his sights set on relaxation. SOUNDBITE: Christophe Le Friant aka Bob Sinclar, DJ, saying (English): "I will go back to LA I think to relax a little bit then I have a pool party in Las Vegas with bikinis. Cut! Cut!"

DJ Bob Sinclar spins into the Venice Film Festival

Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 - 01:08

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