Butt grab! Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara caught with hands on director’s derrière

In front of banks of photographers, Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara decided to give a squeeze to their Carol director Todd Haynes.

Not a hug, but a butt pat.

Your honor, we present this close-up shot as further proof.

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No doubt the group was feeling pretty giddy following the absolutely overwhelming response toCarol, which had its  gala premiere here on Sunday — right after this photo call and a press conference in which Blanchett got serious about her love life.

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Not to worry. Haynes seemed to take it all in good fun.

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