Cate Blanchett cuts a sleek figure in an oversized brown blazer during the Venice Film Festival

Published: 11:08 a.m. BST, 2 September 2022 | Updated: 12:23 BST, 2 September 2022

Cate Blanchett cut a stylish figure on Friday as she traveled to Venice for the 79th International Film Festival.

The 53-year-old Australian actress looked effortlessly chic in an oversized brown striped blazer, paired with leather trousers and a white t-shirt.

Cate enjoyed a glamorous evening the night before at the film festival as she continued to promote her latest film Tár at the star-studded premiere.

Chic: Cate Blanchett cut an elegant figure on Friday as she traveled to Venice for the 79th International Film Festival

The star donned a pair of black leather boots, while accessorizing with a unique gold necklace and a pair of orange sunglasses.

She sported a blush makeup palette with a nude lip, while styling her blonde restraints in loose waves.

The Oscar-winning actor is currently promoting Tár, a drama from Todd Field, the director of In the Bedroom.

Filmed in Berlin last year, the plot follows Blanchett’s character, Lydia Tár, as she becomes the first-ever female conductor of a German orchestra.

Stunning: The Australian actress, 53, looked effortlessly chic in an oversized brown pinstripe blazer, paired with leather trousers and a white t-shirt

She looks good: She was assisted on a speedboat to take her around the island

She looks good: She was assisted on a speedboat to take her around the island

Stunning: The Australian actress, 53, looked effortlessly chic in an oversized brown pinstripe blazer, paired with leather trousers and a white t-shirt

Radiant: She sported a blush makeup palette with a nude lip, while styling her blonde restraints in loose waves

Radiant: She sported a blush makeup palette with a nude lip, while styling her blonde restraints in loose waves

Radiant: She sported a blush makeup palette with a nude lip, while styling her blonde restraints in loose waves

Stylish: The star donned a pair of black leather boots, while accessorizing with a unique gold necklace and a pair of orange sunglasses

Stylish: The star donned a pair of black leather boots, while accessorizing with a unique gold necklace and a pair of orange sunglasses

Stylish: The star donned a pair of black leather boots, while accessorizing with a unique gold necklace and a pair of orange sunglasses

Fun: Cate appeared in good spirits after enjoying a glamorous evening the night before at the film festival as she continued to promote her latest film Tár at the star-studded premiere

Fun: Cate appeared in good spirits after enjoying a glamorous evening the night before at the film festival as she continued to promote her latest film Tár at the star-studded premiere

Fun: Cate appeared in good spirits after enjoying a glamorous evening the night before at the film festival as she continued to promote her latest film Tár at the star-studded premiere

The trailer hints that the film will deal with themes of power and madness.

This is only Field’s third film to direct and his first since 2007’s Little Children. Despite his limited run, Field’s films have been nominated for eight Oscars.

Blanchett stars alongside Mark Strong (Cruella) and Nina Hoss (Homeland).

The next psychological drama is set to hit theaters in January 2023.

New film: Filmed in Berlin last year, the plot follows Blanchett's character, Lydia Tár, as she becomes the first-ever female conductor of a German orchestra

New film: Filmed in Berlin last year, the plot follows Blanchett's character, Lydia Tár, as she becomes the first-ever female conductor of a German orchestra

New film: Filmed in Berlin last year, the plot follows Blanchett’s character, Lydia Tár, as she becomes the first-ever female conductor of a German orchestra

Release date: The next psychological drama film is set to hit theaters in January 2023

Release date: The next psychological drama film is set to hit theaters in January 2023

Release date: The next psychological drama film is set to hit theaters in January 2023

New Film: Oscar-winning actor promotes Tár, a drama from In the Bedroom director Todd Field

New Film: Oscar-winning actor promotes Tár, a drama from In the Bedroom director Todd Field

New Film: Oscar-winning actor promotes Tár, a drama from In the Bedroom director Todd Field

Attracting the biggest stars, the film festival is held every year on the island of Lido in the Venice lagoon. With film screenings in the historic Palazzo del Cinema on the Lungomare Marconi.

This year’s lineup will see the divisive biopic Blonde, starring Ana De Armas as tragic screen icon Marilyn Monroe, battle for the competition’s highest honor.

Brendan Fraser’s moving drama The Whale, where he plays an obese teacher, will also compete alongside films starring Cate Blanchett, Hugh Jackman and Colin Farrell.

New Movie: Cate Plays Offbeat Songwriter Role in Upcoming Psychological Drama Tár

New Movie: Cate Plays Offbeat Songwriter Role in Upcoming Psychological Drama Tár

New Movie: Cate Plays Offbeat Songwriter Role in Upcoming Psychological Drama Tár

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