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Photos from the Cannes Film Festival: Day 1

Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Rachel McAdams, Jude Law and much more from Day 1 of the 2011 Cannes Film Festival

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Uma Thurman on the red carpet for the opening ceremony of the 64th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, on Wednesday.

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Woody Allen and (much younger) cast member Lea Seydoux arrive for the screening of Allen's "Midnight In Paris" at the opening ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Canadian actress Rachel McAdams at the "Midnight In Paris" premiere at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes on Wednesday.

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Model Karolina Kurkova on the opening-ceremony red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Indian actress and former Miss World Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at the opening ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Chinese actress Gong Li on the Cannes Film Festival red carpet on Wednesday.

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Actor and president of the festival jury Robert De Niro on the Cannes Film Festival red carpet on Wednesday.

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The highly European Bianca Balti and Fawaz Gruosi attend the Cannes Film Festival opening ceremony on Wednesday.

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Singer Lady Gaga arrives with a ga-gaggle of bodyguards to rehearse for a French television show in Cannes on Wednesday.

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British actor Jude Law at the 64th Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Actress Faye Dunaway waves her fist at the press during a photo call at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Actors Antonio Banderas and Selma Hayak behave like idiot tourists in France during a photo call for their movie "Puss in Boots" at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Cast member Adrien Brody poses during a photo call for the Woody Allen film "Midnight In Paris" at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.

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Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday. Confined to a wheelchair because of back problems, the famed director was at the festival to accept an honorary Palme d'Or award.

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Uma Thurman during a photo call at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday. The end.

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