The Cannes Film Festival lasts for 11 days - and translates in a whirlwind of red carpets, movie screenings, parties and after-parties where cinema stars, supermodels and A-listers from all over the world exhibit glamorous outfits and over-the-top evening gowns. Some of the most memorable designer gowns make their appearance every year at this international event, with the beautiful French riviera as a backdrop.
We’ve picked our favourite looks from this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
Aside from winning the "Best Actress" award at Cannes, Diane Kruger turned heads with her couture Cinderella-style silvery Dior gown.
Stunning as always, the Brazilian supermodel wowed in a simple white strapless gown by Naeem Khan and a dazzling statement necklace by Chopard.
Elle Fanning looked like a modern-day fairy tale princess in an impressive custom gown by Vivienne Westwood.
The Victoria’s Secret supermodel impressed on the red carpet in a beautiful embellished red gown by Zuhair Waleed.
The Dutch supermodel sparkled from head-totoe in a metallic Balmain number.
Nicole Kidman attended the "The Killing of a Sacred Deer" photocall in an earthy-tone couture Dior dress, with matching green heels.
Simple but chic, the model wore a Ralph & Russo strapless gown to the Chopard party.
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