74th Cannes Film Festival

The 74th annual Cannes Film Festival was held in July 2021 after the cancelation of the 2020 Festival – the first time since World War II. The elation that people felt at coming out of pandemic lockdown was palpable in every facet of this esteemed film festival. The Honorary Palme d’Or was awarded to American actress and filmmaker Jodie Foster, and Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio. The famed Promenade de la Croisette boardwalk glittered in the French Riviera’s most beguiling resort town. Cannes is known for premiering movies that have gone onto enjoy meteoric success: Pulp Fiction and Taxi Driver are two examples. Bella Hadid won the glamor trophy in a show-stopping vintage Jean Paul Gaultier gown.

Bella Hadid stepped out in a sleek, vintage Jean Paul Gaultier ensemble with cut-out detailing.
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German influencer Leonie Hanne wore a Nicole + Felicia Couture tulle frock in sage green.
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Meng Li attends the “Annette” screening and opening ceremony.

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Indian model and gendercide activist, Nidhi Sunil, wore an ivory Maison Rabih Kayrouz gown.

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German model Lorena Rae looked dapper in a showgirl-esque feathered Elie Saab dress.
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French model Didi Stone Olomide walked the red carpet in an all-white corsetted look
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Matt Damon.

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Bella Hadid wearing Chopard. Arrives for the screening of the film “Annette”.

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Dame Helen Mirren attends the “Annette” screening and opening ceremony.


Marion Cotillard donned a one-shoulder metallic Chanel number.
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Model Candice Swanepoel stepped out in a form-fitting white Etro halterneck dress.

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US actress Jessica Chastain wearing Chopard – arrives for the opening ceremony and the screening of the film “Annette”

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