Wednesday 23 May 2018

In Pictures: Hollywood stars shine on red carpet as Cannes Film Festival opens

Cate Blanchett, Martin Scorsese and Kristen Stewart were among the attendees.

Jury members Chang Chen, from left, Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay, Denis Villeneuve, Cate Blanchett, Robert Guediguian, Khadja Nin, Andrey Zvyagintsev and Lea Seydoux pose for photographers upon arrival at the opening ceremony of the 71st international film festival, Cannes (Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP)
Jury members Chang Chen, from left, Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay, Denis Villeneuve, Cate Blanchett, Robert Guediguian, Khadja Nin, Andrey Zvyagintsev and Lea Seydoux pose for photographers upon arrival at the opening ceremony of the 71st international film festival, Cannes (Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP)

By PA Reporters

Scores of Hollywood stars descended on the French Riviera as the 71st Cannes Film Festival was officially declared open.

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France Cannes 2018 Opening Ceremony Red Carpet
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France Cannes 2018 Opening Ceremony Red Carpet
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France Cannes 2018 Opening Ceremony Red Carpet
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France Cannes 2018 Opening Ceremony Red Carpet
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France Cannes 2018 Jury Photo Call
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France Cannes 2018 Opening Ceremony Red Carpet
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France Cannes 2018 Opening Ceremony Red Carpet

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