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Kirsten Dunst Stuns at Venice Film Festvial as 'Power of the Dog' Builds Awards Buzz

Kirsten Dunst Stuns at Venice Film Festvial as 'Power of the Dog' Builds Awards Buzz

Kirsten Dunst and Benedict Cumberbatch are generating a lot of awards buzz with their new movie The Power of the Dog!

The actors were in attendance at the 2021 Venice Film Festival to premiere the film on Thursday (September 2) in Venice, Italy.

Also in attendance at the premiere of the Netflix movie were director Jane Campion, Netflix exec Scott Stuber with wife Molly Sims, and actress Sarah Gadon, who is on the film festival’s jury.

Benedict was joined by a very special guest on the red carpet.

Variety reports that the movie received a four-minute standing ovation and that the film “could be one of [Netflix's] stronger awards contenders this year.”

Make sure to check out photos from the photos call earlier in the day.

FYI: Kirsten is wearing an Armani Privé dress and Fred Leighton jewelry. Sarah is wearing a Chloé dress and Pomellato jewelry. Molly is wearing a Carolina Herrera dress and a Tyler Ellis bag.

Click through the gallery for 40+ photos from the premiere…

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