Johannesburg, Mar. 31 (ANI): The year’s Cannes Film Festival will be kick-started by Woody Allen’s upcoming flick ‘Cafe Society.’
Programmers said that the flick that stars Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg in the lead roles will have its red-carpet premiere at the French Riviera festival on 11 May, reports News24.com.
The flick that is set in Hollywood in the 1930s also stars Blake Lively, Parker Posey and Steve Carrell.
It will be Allen’s third film to open the festival, after ‘Hollywood Ending’ in 2002 and ‘Midnight in Paris’ in 2011.
The 69th Cannes Film Festival runs from 11 to 22 May. (ANI)