He noted there were two Iranian films in competition at this year's Cannes, but director Jafar Panahi couldn't attend with his film "3 Faces" because he's under house arrest in Iran for charges of making propaganda.
The black lace confection fitted in perfectly on the storied Palais, where Blanchett was joined by jury members Kristen Stewart and Ava DuVernay and surprise guests Julianne Moore and Martin Scorsese. The actor who has collaborated with "Free A Girl India", an NGO fighting against human trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation of children in India has taken it upon herself to reach out globally by taking her mission all the way to Cannes.
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Padukone, who also a part of the annual film festival past year as the brand ambassador of leading hair and make-up product brand, L'Oreal, will once again be representing the brand at the event.
Still, just three of the 21 films competing for the top Palme d'Or prize this year at Cannes are directed by women.
Also on the jury are Burundian songwriter Khadja Nin, Russian filmmaker Andrey Zvyagintsev, Canadian director Denis Villeneuve, French director Robert Guediguian and Chinese actor Chang Chen.
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For her first red carpet appearance at the film festival, the actress has opted for a stunning all-black glitter saree, designed by Sabyasachi. He is not a Nazi.
At least two women have alleged the disgraced movie mogul raped or sexually harassed them at Cannes.
Streaming giant Netflix made a decision to pull out of the festival shortly before the program was revealed in April, despite potentially having four films in the running for honors, including Paul Greengrass' much-awaited "Norway" about the 2010 Utoya massacre.
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Faced with only showing its films out of competition, Netflix withdrew its films from Cannes. They also ensured that women get equal pay as compared to their male counterparts. Only one female filmmaker, Jane Campion, has ever won the Palme. She looked like a film star from the 1920's. In the best director and best screenplay categories, there have been only four women among the 111 winners, according to AFP. Focus had previously acquired rights in Spain previous year.