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From left, jury members, actors Christoph Waltz, Vidya Balan, directors Ang Lee and Lynne Ramsay, director and jury president Steven Spielberg, directors Naomi Kawase and Cristian Mungiu, and actor Daniel Auteuil arrive for the opening ceremony and the screening of The Great Gatsby at the 66th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Gallery: Film festival opens at Cannes

May. 15, 2013 @ 06:00 PM

The Cannes Film Festival got off to a blockbuster start, as Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" opened on a soggy French Riviera. Amid heavy rain, dancing flappers and starts flocked down the red carpet Wednesday night.

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