Woody Allen film to open Cannes Film Festival

US filmmaker Woody Allen poses during the photocall of the film festival of Paris, in Paris, Thursday, July 1, 2010. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

February 2, 2011 8:54:45 AM PST
Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris," which features France's first lady in a minor role, will be the opening night movie at the Cannes Film Festival in May.