The 28-year-old actress was joined by other female members of the festival jury for the women's march.
The number of protesters was highly symbolic as it represented the 82 films by female directors who have competed for the top Palme d'Or prize since 1946 - a number dwarfed by the almost 1,700 male contenders.
Kristen is wearing Chanel with Roberi & Fraud sunglasses.
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The ex-detainees thanked Trump for securing their freedom in a statement released by the State Department on their behalf. The US President had earlier said on his Twitter it would be "quite a scene" when the detainees arrived in Washington .
'Women are not a minority in the world, yet the current state of the industry says otherwise, ' Blanchett said. Only three of the 18 films in competition this year are from female filmmakers - Cannes' best showing since 2011. "As women, we all face our own unique challenges, but we stand together on these steps today as a symbol of our determination and our commitment to progress".
"The stairs of our industry must be accessible to all", she concluded.
The other two - Nadine Labaki's "Capernaum", and Alice Rohrwacher's "Happy as Lazzaro" - are to premiere next week.
The festival supported Saturday's protest. Festival director Thierry Fremaux earlier this week hailed Saturday's event as a way for women "to affirm their presence". But he's also signaled that the festival is reanalyzing its procedures and making its selection committees gender-balanced.
The number has already received "several calls" since the festival's launch on May 9, said French Equality Minister Marlene Schiappa.
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The company booked sales of 114.6 billion RMB ($18 billion) in 2017, up from 68.4 billion RMB in 2016 and 66.8 billion in 2015. In India , Xiaomi said , it has leveraged its number one position to expand and monetize its user base.
Her comments echo those of fellow actress Jessica Chastain who served on the jury a year ago and lambasted Cannes for its "disturbing" depiction of women.
Over the next two weeks, the jury will watch the 21 films competing for the Palme, including new releases from Spike Lee, Pawel Pawlikowski and Jean-Luc Godard.
The film is the story of the Kurdish Yazidi all-female Sun Brigade who are fighting Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq, where thousands of women were kept as slaves.
Cannes has come under increasing scrutiny in recent years over the number of female directors selected into its main slate, considered one of the most esteemed achievements in cinema. Only one female filmmaker, Jane Campion, has won the Palme.
A stone hit the young man on his right temple and he was rushed to the Soura Institute of Medical Sciences where he died. She said there is need to understand that the issue is very sensitive and has a great deal of nuance.
According to Facebook, "potential matches will be recommended based on dating preferences, things in common, and mutual friends". Facebook is launching its own dating service some time this year so you'll soon have a new way to find Mr. or Mrs.
Some in the pharmaceutical industry are concerned the proposals may end up restricting consumer access to certain treatments. Industry experts have closely scrutinized the role that pharmacy benefit managers play in the pharmaceutical supply chain.
For a variety of reasons (ok, it was mainly injury), the Warriors did not use the Death Lineup against Houston all season. Green became the first player to average a triple-double for an entire series in Golden State playoff history.
We weren't executing very well. "We have a good bunch of guys, we've been through a lot together this year", Fleury said Sunday. With the Bruins leading 3-1, Tampa Bay was given a power play on a questionable penalty against Jake DeBrusk .
How about Chesson Hadley? Lowry arrives at the tournament after a mixed weekend at the Wells Fargo last week. Thai star Kiradech Aphibarnrat has the game to succeed on the PGA Tour, says swing coach Pete Cowen.
Hollywood celebrities will walk the red carpet and attend a special dinner where the funds are raised for the Costume Institute . But others walking the NY red carpet before the Monday night event brought a certain celestial glam to their own heavenly bodies.
Game 7 goes Thursday in Nashville, with the victor taking on the expansion Vegas Golden Knights in the Western Conference final. Rinne was making saves all night in a clutch performance to keep his team in the running for a possible Game 7 in Nashville.
April's low unemployment rate is getting a great deal of attention in the press since a rate below 4% is a rare phenomenon. That was the fewest amount of jobs created in six months and followed an outsized gain of 324,000 in February.
The warning comes after a bug was discovered within Twitter's systems that accidentally kept all user's passwords in plain text. As a solution, the developers have "removed the passwords and are implementing plans to prevent this bug from happening again".
Over the last decade, Google has built a strong global privacy compliance program, taking advice from regulators around the world. All but a slim minority of sporting bodies will be affected by the General Data Protection Regulation1 ( GDPR ) on some level.
Hawaii could face volcanic smog, acid rain
In areas 10 to 20 miles away downwind, fine ash could float from the sky like snow, USGS scientist Donald Swanson said. The scientists have warned that more earthquakes and lava eruptions are likely to happen within next few months.
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Watney only played four tour events in 2016, before a herniated disc in his back sidelined him for the rest of that season. Rickie Fowler (72-69) is 1-under par and he said the greens are so firm that it is hard to get close to the hole.
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Pence will speak at the NRA Institute for Legislative Action leadership forum on May 4. Texas is an open-carry state. "Am I missing something?" he asked on Twitter.
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A Spoiler-Free Review of Avengers: Infinity War
The smallest characters might end up being the Avengers only hope in stopping Thanos from collecting the Infinity Stones. I can't say what occurs, but needless to say, it will be interesting to see how they go about following it up.