Kristen Stewart makes history in France

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NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Actress Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon host a screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Pont/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK NY - JANUARY 13: Kristen Stewart seen in Tribeca on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Actress Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon host a screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Pont/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Actress Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon host a screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Pont/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Actress Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon host a screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Pont/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Actress Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon host a screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Pont/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: (L-R) Kristen Stewart, Julianne Moore and Kate Bosworth attend The Cinema Society with Montblanc and Dom Perignon screening of Sony Pictures Classics' 'Still Alice' at Landmark's Sunshine Cinema on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Kristen Stewart attends AOL's BUILD Speaker Series at AOL Studios in New York on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Jenny Anderson/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 12: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the Stella McCartney Autumn 2015 presentation on January 12, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at the 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at Hollywood Palladium on November 14, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 17: Kristen Stewart seen at LAX on November 17, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at the 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Palladium on November 14, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at the 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Palladium on November 14, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actors Kristen Stewart (L) and Julianne Moore attend the 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Palladium on November 14, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 12: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at the AFI FEST 2014 Presented By Audi - 'Still Alice' Premiere at Dolby Theatre on November 12, 2014 in Hollywood, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 12: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at AFI FEST 2014 Presented By Audi 'Still Alice' Premiere at Dolby Theatre on November 12, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 12: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at AFI FEST 2014 Presented By Audi 'Still Alice' Premiere at Dolby Theatre on November 12, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Barry King/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria', 'Merchants Of Doubt' & 'Silvered Water' screenings during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on October 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Actors Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart attend the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria', 'Merchants Of Doubt' & 'Silvered Water' screenings during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on October 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Director Olivier Assayas and actress Kristen Stewart attend the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria', 'Merchants Of Doubt' & 'Silvered Water' screenings during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on October 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria', 'Merchants Of Doubt' & 'Silvered Water' screenings during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on October 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: Actress Kristen Stewart is seen in Soho on October 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 07: Actress Kristen Stewart is seen on October 7, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by GWR/Star Max/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 07: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the Apple Store Soho Presents: Meet the Filmmakers: Peter Sattler, Kristen Stewart, And Peyman Maadi, 'Camp X-Ray' at Apple Store Soho on October 7, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 07: Actress Kristen Stewart (tattoo detail) attends the Apple Store Soho Presents: Meet the Filmmakers: Peter Sattler, Kristen Stewart, And Peyman Maadi, 'Camp X-Ray' at Apple Store Soho on October 7, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06: Actress Kristen Stewart is seen in Soho on October 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0140 -- Pictured: (l-r) Actress Kristen Stewart and host Jimmy Fallon play Ring Around the Nosy on October 7, 2014 -- (Photo by: Douglas Gorenstein/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
TOKYO, JAPAN - AUGUST 02: (CHINA OUT) Actress Kristen Stewart attends film 'Equals' booting ceremony on August 2, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 08: Kristen Stewart attends the Chanel show as part of Paris Fashion Week - Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015 at Grand Palais on July 8, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Rindoff/Dufour/French Select/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 08: Kristen Stewart attends the Chanel show as part of Paris Fashion Week - Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015 at Grand Palais on July 8, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pierre Suu/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: US actress Kristen Stewart (L) and French actress Juliette Binoche (R) attend 'Sils Maria' (Clouds of Sils Maria) film screening in competition during the 67th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 23, 2014. (Photo by Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
BLACK AND WHITE VERSION US actress Kristen Stewart poses as she arrives for the screening of the film 'Sils Maria' at the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 23, 2014. AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: Kristen Stewart attends the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria' premiere at the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 23, 2014 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Tony Barson/FilmMagic)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: (L-R) Actress Chloe Grace Moretz, director Olivier Assayas, actress Juliette Binoche and actress Kristen Stewart attend the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 23, 2014 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: Kristen Stewart at the Hotel Majestic on day 10 of the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 23, 2014 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pierre Suu/GC Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: Kristen Stewart and Juliette Binoche attends the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria' Premiere at the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 23, 2014 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: Kristen Stewart leaves the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 23, 2014 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 23: Kristen Stewart attends the 'Clouds Of Sils Maria' premiere during the 67th Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 23, 2014 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 11: Kristen Stewart seen at LAX on October 11, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK NY - OCTOBER 08: Kristen Stewart sighting on October 08, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06: Actress Kristen Stewart is seen in Soho on October 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05: Kristen Stewart attends the 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 17: Actresses Kristen Stewart and Tara Holt attend the 'Camp X-Ray' premiere at Eccles Center Theatre during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 17, 2014 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Sundance Film Festival)
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 17: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the 'Camp X-Ray' premiere at Eccles Center Theatre during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 17, 2014 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Sundance Film Festival)
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 17: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the 'Camp X-Ray' premiere at Eccles Center Theatre during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 17, 2014 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Sundance Film Festival)
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 17: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the 'Camp X-Ray' premiere at Eccles Center Theatre during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 17, 2014 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by George Pimentel/Getty Images for Sundance Film Festival)
DALLAS, TX - DECEMBER 10: Kristen Stewart arrives for the Chanel 'Metiers d'Art' Show at Fair Park on December 10, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images for Chanel)
PARIS, FRANCE - JULY 02: Kristen Stewart attends the Chanel show as part of Paris Fashion Week Haute-Couture Fall/Winter 2013-2014 at Grand Palais on July 2, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 23: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards at USC Galen Center on March 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 23: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards at USC Galen Center on March 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 23: Actors Sandra Bullock (L) and Neil Patrick Harris (R) present Kristen Stewart (C) with the Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actress onstage during Nickelodeon's 26th Annual Kids' Choice Awards at USC Galen Center on March 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/KCA2013/Getty Images for KCA)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at the Oscars at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Actress Kristen Stewart arrives at the Oscars at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Kristen Stewart, Rick Carter and Daniel Radcliffe pose in the press room the 85th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Kristen Stewart poses at the 85th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 13: Kristen Stewart attends the 'On The Road' premiere at SVA Theater on December 13, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Michael N. Todaro/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - DECEMBER 01: Actress Kristen Stewart attends the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences' 4th Annual Governors Awards at Hollywood and Highland on December 1, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
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Major congratulations are in order for Kristen Stewart!

The 24-year-old actress just made history in France after becoming the first American actress to win a Cesar Award, the country's Oscar, for her supporting role in Cloud of Sils Maria.

RELATED: Say What?! Kristen Stewart Would Love to Star In a Marvel Movie

The film, which is directed by Olivier Assayas, centers on actress Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) after she agrees to star in a new production of a play that launched her career two decades earlier. Stewart plays Maria's loyal assistant Valentine.

Stewart, who starred as Bella in the hugely popular Twilight franchise, admitted backstage at the Cesar Awards that she finds herself leaning toward movie-making in France.

"The reasons why people make films here in France are very different from the reasons why people make movies in Hollywood and I prefer it here a little bit," she said backstage, Variety reports.

RELATED: Kristen Stewart's Next Project Is Artsier Than Ever

And it looks like she's staying put, as the Still Alice star revealed that she's set to star in another French film! Plus, her next movie – the sci-fi romance Equals, co-starring Jennifer Lawrence's ex Nicholas Hoult – may be her most freeing experience yet.

"In Equals, there was no f***ing expectation," she said in Interview. "One day we didn't finish something; we didn't feel it, we weren't in the right mood to shoot it. So we postponed it. There is not a moment where we filled a blank with a lie.

Recently, Stewart defended her work in the Twilight saga, which haven't been critically well-received but made more than $3.34 billion for the combined five films at the global box office.

"Anybody who wants to talk s*** about Twilight, I completely get it, but there's something there that I'm endlessly, and to this day, f***ing proud of," she said. "My memory of it felt -- still feels -- really good."

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