Woody Allen's 'Cafe Society' to open Cannes film festival

Woody Allen's "Cafe Society" will kick off this year's Cannes film festival, organizers said on Tuesday, the third time the acclaimed American writer and director has opened the event with one of his movies.
Allen has previously opened the prestigious annual festival, held in the south of France, with "Hollywood Ending" in 2002 and "Midnight in Paris" in 2011.
"Cafe Society," which stars "The Social Network" actor Jesse Eisenberg and "Twilight" actress Kristen Stewart, will screen out of competition on May 11.
The movie is the 14th out of competition screening at Cannes for Allen, according to festival organizers.
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