After arriving at Nice airport on Monday 7 May, they made their way to Cannes, before heading for a Cannes jury dinner at Hotel Martinez.
Indeed, in addition to Stewart and Seydoux, the jury this year is rounded out by Ava DuVernay, Taiwanese actor Chang Chen, French director Robert Guédiguian, Burundian singer-songwriter Khadja Nin, Canadian director Denis Villeneuve, and _Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev.
The affair has prompted the film festival to set up an anti-sexual harassment hotline this year.
France's Gender Equality Minister Marlene Schiappa confirmed the news, explaining everyone has been warmed to watch their behaviour at the festival, taking place from 8 May to 19 May.
Another change implemented this year is that critics will no longer be seeing films before they premiere, but now at the same time, as a way for organisers to try minimise what they see as the negative impact social media can have on the buzz of a film at Cannes.
Weinstein Harvey's scandal was brought into limelight after four actresses accused him of sexual assault.
"Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler - whose film is breaking box office records - is also likely to tackle the lack of black faces in Hollywood in a Cannes masterclass.
"This is recognition for my work as a filmmaker, not for my work as a female filmmaker", says Labaki. "Not specifically. There are several women in competition but they are not there because of their gender, they are there for the quality of their work". Would I like to see more women in competition?
The trailblazing director, screenwriter, producer and distributor, who directed the Oscar-nominated civil rights drama "Selma", is the first African-American woman to helm a film with a budget over $100 million - this year's "A Wrinkle In Time" starring Reese Witherspoon and Oprah Winfrey. Absolutely. Do I expect and hope that is going to happen in the future?
"It will be a march dedicated to the women of cinema", Cannes director Thierry Fremaux told a press conference in the French Riviera resort ahead of Tuesday's festival launch.
Stewart said she hoped to be "fundamentally moved" by the films in competition and that the eventual recipient of the Palme d'Or would "still stand up in 10 years' time".
The festival this year even altered its sacred schedule to eliminate morning press screenings ahead of premieres - a strategic switch meant to blunt the effect of press-corps boos marring film premieres, a practice that had emerged as a kind of blood sport at Cannes.
That change is clearly being seen and felt across the festival this year. There was something outside of my purview to orient me to my place in the world. The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" is set for an worldwide premiere on May 15.
Cannes never mentions the country of origin while listing the films. I'm not looking at the filmmakers as an Iranian filmmaker, or a Chilean, or a Korean, or a female, or a transgender [filmmaker]-'We don't have any transgender directors this year.
The Palestinians seek the eastern sector as capital of their hoped-for state. "Jerusalem is our capital", she said . A new road sign indicating the way to the new USA embassy in Jerusalem is set up on May 7, 2018 .
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The Model Y will be the new entry level model of Tesla after its launch and it is based on the same platform of Model 3. Musk told investors during the earnings call that Model Y production wouldn't start until "early 2020" at the earliest.
Multiple people are dead after a shooting Monday afternoon at a home in Brookeville, Maryland, police said. Three other adults in the home where the three people were killed were able to escape unharmed.
Antonio Conte has taunted Liverpool by insisting: Lucky teams can win the Champions League but only the best lift the title. Chelsea beat Liverpool 1-0 at Stamford Bridge after Giroud struck to breath new life into the Blues' top four hopes.
Disney's " Avengers: Infinity War " crossed $1 billion in worldwide box office sales on Saturday, according to the studio. Hanging tough in third place was Paramount's A Quiet Place with an estimated $7.6 million from 3,413 screens.
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They will also meet Prince Charles , as well as Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. And yes, Prince Andrew and the couple's kids Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie nabbed invites.
Such a result would cement Hezbollah's role in the Lebanese government as the strongest political power in the country. Aoun said the preferential vote was necessary as voters would likely prefer some candidates on the list to others.
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North Korea committed to denuclearization, Kim says
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Nintendo won't bring Virtual Console to Switch
Individual memberships are priced at $3.99 per month if you purchase one month at a time, or $19.99 for a full year. This acts as a sort of Netflix for games and will slowly cycle through Nintendo's catalogue of classic games .
Kentucky Derby winning horse has BC ties
It started in 1997 with Silver Charm, followed by Real Quiet in 1998, War Emblem in 2002 and American Pharoah in 2015. We'll find out in less than two weeks when the starting gates open at The Run for the Black-Eyed Susans at Pimlico.
Meet the Met Gala's biggest new donor
Organized by Anna Wintour , Vogue's editor-in-chief, it is an exclusive event, with only 550 people invited. However, there is hope for teenagers wanting to attend the Met Gala .
Don Blankenship is running on Trumpism in West Virginia. The GOP
Early in the midterm election cycle, Republicans had hoped that winning Manchin's seat would increase their slim Senate majority. If there's one person who has run the most Donald Trump-esque campaign since the 2016 election, it's probably Don Blankenship .
IPhone X may have sold close to 50 million handsets so far
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