The fashion-cinema combination returns to furrow the red carpet of the Croisette in all its glory. After the pandemic stop and the subdued event of last year, the Cannes Film Festival he makes his comeback at full capacity and, above all, in grand style together with local and international stars, VIP guests and the crème of new and old Hollywood stars. On the other hand, that the 75th edition of the kermesse was synonymous with restart was already evident from his poster, a poster to say the least Magrittiano where a Jim Carrey climbs the ladder of The Truman show. For cinephile purists, a quotation work just right for the occasion and for the fashion system, perhaps, also a bittersweet memory of the fall-winter 2020/21 of that disappeared genius of Virgil Abloh. And without too much forcing, it is certain that the French appointment, staged from yesterday until the 28th of the month, will be full of glamor, as demonstrated by its opening ceremony with the first film in the running. Coupez!
To plow the red carpet of the Palais des festivals et des congrès there were many guests and stars, among all to conquer the sparkle of the flashes it was obviously the whole jury of the festival, from the elegant president Vincent Lindon and candida Raptor Noomi in Diorchic Deepika Padukane in black and gold dress by Sabyasachito the vibrant Rebecca Hall in Guccito the modern Jasmine Trinca in white dress with precious details of Prada and elegant Jeff Nichols in Giorgio Armani. But the timeless of King George was also brought into the spotlight by Joanna Kulig, Margherita Buy, Sonia Bergamasco, Fabrizio Gifuni, Daniela Marra And Marco Bellocchio.
Two world-famous international stars winked at the media under the banner of Italian fashion, Julianne Moore and Eva Longoria. The first captivated those present by sporting a sophisticated black dress by Bottega Venetachosen for her by the stylist Kate Youngand combined with important jewels Bulgarianswhile the second chose the veiled transparencies of Alberta Ferretti. And if we talk about local fashion, it could not be missing on the home treadmill Valentino with her Pink pp collection, worn by the influencer Caroline Daurfrom Rahi Chadda and from one of the protagonists of the opening film, Bérénice Bejo.
Fendi instead it was chosen by the actress Lashana Lynch, Roberto Cavalli from Didi Stonewhile Maria Grazia Chiuri And Miuccia Prada they then replicated their inspiration on stage with one another Valeria Golino And Bebe Viothe other with the shining young woman Katherine Langfordknown to the public for playing Hannah Baker in the series Netflix 13 Reasons why. And while the French Agathe Roussell enchanted fans with a signature Greek goddess silhouette Louis Vuitton, Chanel he climbed the stairs of the cinema together with Matilda Lutzalso in the cast of the director’s film Michel Hazanaviciuswith a tulle dress from couture spring-summer 2022 and with Ariane Labed, who instead wore a jersey jacket paired with navy trousers from the Métiers d’art collection. Finally, drum roll and ovation for style to the president of the Camera d’Or jury, Rossy De Palma. The actress born in 1964 has in fact stunned the media with her nonchalance and super sophisticated outfit accompanied by red gloves of Saint Laurent by Antony Vaccarelloa brand also chosen by the maîtresse de cérémonie Virginie Efira.
After the surprise connection of the Ukrainian president Zelensky and his off-the-cuff speech, what emerged yesterday is a good start for the event organized to the hundredth of a second and under the critical eye of his general delegate Thiery Frémaux. But if the films in competition are not many, so are the stars who will parade on the red carpet in the next few days, kicking off a real fashion week with designer clothes. Beyond Tom Cruisewhich at the premiere of Top Gun: Maverick he had turned up in full suit Brioni and a parked helicopter, eagerly awaited on the red carpet are the two faces of the film David Cronenberg, Crimes of the future, Kristen Stewart and connects it Léa Seydoux. If a Chanel outfit is desirable for the first, a Louis Vuitton look is likely for the second, considering also that last weekend he was in the parterre as a special guest of the label’s cruise 2023 within Lvmh.
Still, the flashes are also trampling for the cast of Elvis from Baz Luhrmannall designer labels at the Met Gala Pradaor Marion Cotillard And Margaret Qualleyboth linked to the double C maison, and also to the stellar squad of Armageddon Time which includes big hits like Oscar Isac, Robert De Niro, Anthony Hopkins (recently immortalized in the latest campaign by Loeweed), Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway. For the latter, consecrated as a fashion icon later The devil wears Pradathe whole brand is more difficult because the profile Instagram is a showcase of brands: from Giorgio Armani, Valentino and Versaceto David Koma, Paco Rabanne And Christopher John Rogers.
And the frenzy is also there for Tilda Swintonat the festival with Three thousand year of longing and certainly with her haughty and refined attitude that she usually shows off, or for the star of the series Squid game, Jung-Jae Leepresent at the Croisette in his directorial debut for Hunt and most likely with a Gucci suit. In fact, its proximity to the brand led by the style is no mystery Alessandro Michele and that is why it is desirable that the brand focuses on him on the red carpet and on the Korean pop star Iu (preudonym of Lee Ji-Eun) in the cast of Broker. In short, bookmakers and designer forecasts aside, what is certain is that the Cannes festival has returned to its former glory and that fashion, especially Italian, can’t wait to shine. (All rights reserved)