Cannes Film Festival 2018: Cate Blanchett, Kristen Stewart and Ava DuVernay on day 1

The 2018 Cannes Film Festival has officially begun!

The star-studded annual international film festival kicked off on Tuesday in the South of France, and the star power is already almost too much to handle.

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This year's grand jury convened to commemorate the beginning of the festival this afternoon, with the veterans of the festival Cate Blanchett and Kristen Stewart commanding attention in their spring-inspired pantsuits. Joining them were fellow jury members Ava DuVernay, Khadja Nin, Denis Villeneuve and more.

Also roaming around Cannes on the first official day of the festival were Christoph Waltz, Chloe Sevigny and more.

Later on the first day of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival, stars hit the red carpet for the first time for the Opening Ceremony and "Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)" premiere. Blanchett, Stewart and Sevigny were on-hand, as were Penelope Cruz, Julianne Moore, director Marin Scorsese and model Chantel Jeffries.

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CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Chantel Jeffries attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Actress Julianne Moore attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images for Kering)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: (L-R) Jury members Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay, Jury head Cate Blanchett, Lea Seydoux and Khadja Nin attends the Jury photocall during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Jury president Cate Blanchett attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Chloe Sevigny attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Actress Penelope Cruz, wearing jewels by Atelier Swarovski Fine Jewelry, attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Russian businesswoman and tv presenter Elena Lenina poses as she arrives on May 8, 2018 for the screening of the film 'Todos Lo Saben (Everybody Knows)' and the opening ceremony of the 71st edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. (Photo by Alberto PIZZOLI / AFP) (Photo credit should read ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Jury President Cate Blanchettt attends the photocall for Jury during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Jury member Kristen Stewart attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Director Martin Scorsese attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay, Jury head Cate Blanchettt attend the Jury photocall during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Actress Penelope Cruz, wearing jewels by Atelier Swarovski Fine Jewelry and actor Javier Bardem attend the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
NICE, FRANCE - MAY 08: Chloe Sevigny is seen arriving at Nice Airport during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Nice Airport on May 8, 2018 in Nice, France. (Photo by Photopix/GC Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: (L-R) Jury members Khadja Nin, Lea Seydoux, Jury head Cate Blanchett, Ava DuVernay and Kristen Stewart attend the Jury photocall during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Frederique Bel attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Araya Hargate attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Kristen Stewart and Cate Blanchett attend the photocall for Jury during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Mike Marsland/Mike Marsland/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: (L-R) Jury members Andrey Zvyagintsev, Ava DuVernay, Denis Villeneuve, Kristen Stewart, jury head Cate Blanchettt, Khadja Nin and Chang Chen attends the Jury photocall during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Tallia Storm attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Victoria Bonya attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
NICE, FRANCE - MAY 08: Christoph Waltz is seen arriving at Nice Airport during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Nice Airport on May 8, 2018 in Nice, France. (Photo by Photopix/GC Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Jury member Denis Villeneuve, jury president Cate Blanchett and Robert Guediguian attend the Jury press conference during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Romee Strijd attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Jury member Kristen Stewart arrives at the jury photocall during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pierre Suu/GC Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Hofit Golan attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Jury President Australian actress Cate Blanchett (3rd R), Jury members Chinese actor Chen Chang (R), US director Ava Duvernay (4th L), French director Robert Guediguian (3rd L), Burundian performer Khadja Nin (2nd R), French actress Lea Seydoux (L), US actress Kristen Steward (4th R), Canadian director Denis Villeneuve (C) and Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev (2nd L) pose for the 71st Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 8, 2018. (Photo by Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Actress Isabelle Adjani attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Camila Coehlo attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Romee Strijd (R) and Fawaz Gruosi attend the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Geraldine Nakache attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Cecile de France attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Shy'm attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Celina Jade attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: (L-R) Jury members Chang Chen, Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay, Denis Villeneuve and jury head Cate Blanchett attend the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Barbara Lennie (R) and actress Sara Salamo attend the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Liao Fan and Zhao Tao attend the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Katya Mtsitouridze attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Anna Chipovskaya attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 08: Fan Bingbing attends the screening of 'Everybody Knows (Todos Lo Saben)' and the opening gala during the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 8, 2018 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Venturelli/WireImage)
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