The 2022 Cannes Film Festival has officially commenced and it’s delivering all the glitz, glam and couture looks we come to expect from the star-studded event. Every May, the French Riviera turns into a celebration of cinema (and cinematic style) as world renown actors climb the steps of the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès.
This year, actresses Deepika Padukone, Noomi Rapace, Rebecca Hall and Jasmine Trinca all join the festival’s official jury. While highly anticipated films including the second chapter of Top Gun: Maverick, Baz Luhrmann’s forthcoming Elvis flick, and the George Miller film Three Thousand Years of Longing featuring Tilda Swinton and Idris Elba are all set to premiere.
To kick it off, stars including Julianne Moore, Eva Longoria, Lashana Lynch and Katherine Langford, attended the opening ceremony to view the French film, Final Cut (Coupez!) and all delivered on stop-and-stare style.
The 75th annual Cannes Film Festival will run through May 28, so be sure to check out the best looks from the opening festivities, below, and check back on graziamagazine.com for all the must-see moments over the next 10 days.
Helen Mirren in a shimmery silver dress
Talk about an entrance! Helen Mirren shined on the carpet (and twirled while posing for photos!) at the Mother And Son (Un Petit Frere) premiere, in a metallic silver bell-sleeve dress, paired with black pumps and Chopard jewels.
Gemma Chan in a sheer black gown
Gemma Chan went with a romantic, sheer look at the Mother And Son (Un Petit Frere) screening in an embellished strapless black gown with transparent skirt and opera gloves.
Michelle Williams in Chanel
The actress complimented her baby bump with an empire-waist Chanel gown with sparkly cap-toe kitten heels (also Chanel) to the premiere of Showing Up.
Olivia DeJonge in Gucci
Portraying Priscilla Presley in the new biopic ELVIS, Olivia DeJonge attended the Cannes red carpet premiere in a lavish aquamarine Gucci gown and Bulgari jewelry, styled by Chloe Hartstein.
Joe Alwyn in Celine and Margaret Qualley in Chanel
Costars Joe Alwyn and Margaret Qualley attended the red carpet premiere of Stars at Noon together. Alwyn came dressed in a double-breasted Celine Homme suit by Hedi Slimane while Qualley stepped out in a classic black Chanel gown.
Kaia Gerber in custom Celine
Winnie Harlow in Off-White
Candice Swanepoel in Boss
The model was feeling fringe in her custom Boss gown, paired with metallic sandals and Old Hollywood waves.
Sharon Stone in Dolce & Gabbana
With the perfect amount of rockstar edge for the premiere of Elvis, Sharon Stone opted for a bright red curve-hugging gown with embellishments and a pair of aviator sunglasses.
Shakira in Mônot
Keeping it sleek and classic at the ELVIS premiere, Shakira wore a Mônot black gown with sweetheart-style neckline, side slit, and teamed it with a pair of sheer opera gloves and Chopard jewelry.
Elsa Hosk in Valentino
Another star to nab a look from Valentino’s hot pink collection, Elsa Hosk wore a strapless ballgown with matching opera gloves and pink pointy-toe heels for the ELVIS premiere.
Isabeli Fontana in Roberto Cavalli
Model Isabeli Fontana stepped out on the red carpet for the ELVIS premiere, in an intricately embroidered strapless gown with side cutouts and thigh-high slits from Roberto Cavalli’s Fall/Winter 2022 Couture collection.
Bella Hadid in vintage Versace
Supermodel Bella Hadid stepped out onto the Cannes red carpet for the first time of the year, sporting a vintage Versace gown from Gianni Versace’s Spring/Summer 1987 collection, courtesy of stylist, archivist, and “image architect,” Law Roach.
Kristen Stewart in Chanel
The Crimes of Our Future actress Kristen Stewart attended the screening of The Innocent (L’Innocent) in a Chanel two-piece set, featuring a buttoned cropped and matching tweed trousers. Stewart put her own twist on the ensemble, sporting a messy top-knot and black sunglasses.
Cara Delevingne in custom Balmain
Arriving arm-in-arm with Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing, Cara Delevigne adorned a strapless, custom gown with a bandage-inspired silhouette, sourced from the house’s Spring/Summer 2022 collection.
Jeanne Cadieu in Loewe
Arriving on the arm of her boyfriend actor Jake Gyllenhaal, model Jeanne Cadieu opted for the pink lips dress from Loewe’s Fall/Winter 2022 ready-to-wear collection, complete with the silver gift-wrapped heels as seen on the runway.
Diane Kruger in custom Oscar de la Renta
Actress Diane Kruger attended the screening of The Innocent (L’Innocent) alongside her partner, actor Norman Reedus, in a bold scarlet custom halter neck, silk faille gown by Oscar de la Renta, styled by Karla Welch.
Attending the photocall for their sci-fi/horror flick Crimes of the Future, costars Léa Seydoux and Kristen Stewart suited up for the occasion. With Seydoux working an oversized Louis Vuitton suit set with shorts, styled by styled by Alexandra Imgruth, Kristen Stewart sported a red checked jumpsuit from Chanel’s 2023 Resort collection, styled by Tara Swennen.
Emily Ratajkowski in Miu Miu
Attending the Crimes of The Future screening, model and author Emily Ratajkowski opted for a black, lace and beaded Miu Miu belted gown.
Tina Kunakey in Valentino
Tina Kunakey arrived at the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival hand-in-hand with husband Vincent Cassel, wearing a pistachio green strapless column gown from Valentino’s Spring/Summer 2022 Couture collection, teaming her look with white opera gloves.
Isabelle Huppert in Balenciaga
French actress and Balenciaga muse Isabelle Huppert opted for an emerald Balenciaga gown, equipped with sleeves that extend into gloves and leggings that extend into boots.
Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu in Maison Rabih Kayrouz
Emily in Paris star Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu donned at black vinyl customized Maison Rabih Kayrouz two-piece set with Chopard jewelry for the premiere of Triangle of Sadness.
Carla Bruni in Celine by Hedi Slimane
Supermodel Carla Bruni sported a shimmering lavender sheath dress from Celine’s Spring/Summer 2022 ready-to-wear collection paired with Bulgari jewelry.
Actress Alicia Vikander stepped out for the Irma Vep photocall in sculptural Louis Vuitton ensmeble, comprising of black cigarette pants, and a dramatically peplumed embroidered button down top.
Sharon Stone in custom Dolce & Gabbana
Actress Sharon Stone walked the red carpet for the screening of Forever Young (Les Amandiers) in a custom Dolce & Gabbana blue and white printed gown with a full skirt that elongates into a train.
Anja Rubik in Saint Laurent
Anja Rubik opted for a taupe Saint Laurent cutout gown from the Fall/Winter 2022 ready-to-wear collection for the Decision To Leave (Heojil Kyolshim) screening.
Sara Sampaio in Zuhair Murad
Sara Sampaio was a lady in red for the screening of Decision To Leave (Heojil Kyolshim) in a Zuhair Murad Sprint/Summer 2022 couture gown.
Deepika Padukone in Louis Vuitton
Deepika Padukone brought the glam with her Louis Vuitton gown with all-over black fringe at the Decision To Leave (Heojil Kyolshim) screening.
Naomi Campbell in Valentino
The supermodel took the plunge at the Decision To Leave (Heojil Kyolshim) screening in her feathered Valentino Spring/Summer 2022 couture gown with deep neckline.
Iris Law opted for an edgy two-piece set from Dior’s Fall/Winter 2022 collection comprising of a black lace-up corset and pleated skirt while attending the screening premiere for Les Amandiers (Forever Young).
Academy Award winning actress Alicia Vikander attended the screening of Irma Vep in an embellished metallic rose gold dress from Louis Vuitton.
Anne Hathaway in Gucci
Anne Hathaway arrived at the photocall for Armageddon Time in navy embellished minidress from Gucci, styled by Erin Walsh.
Sabrina Elba in Custom Tony Ward
Sabrina had an admirer on the carpet at the Three Thousand Years of Longing premiere (hubby Idris Elba!) as she modeled her custom Tony Ward sheer couture dress and Tiffany & Co. jewels, styled by Zadrian Smith and Sarah Edminston.
Julia Roberts in Louis Vuitton
Julia Roberts suited up (one of her signatures!) to attend the screening of Armageddon Time, opting for a tailored, black Louis Vuitton jumpsuit with navy satin lapel and tail, paired with a Chopard necklace featuring a rare yellow diamond weighing over 100 carats, surrounded by pear-shaped and cushion-shaped diamonds totaling over 54 carats.
Anne Hathaway in Giorgio Armani
Anne Hathaway arrived on the red carpet to view Armageddon Time in a classic, white sequined Armani Privé column gown, showing off a sliver of skin under the bust line. Styled by Erin Walsh, the look, which also featured shawl-train combo, was accessorized with a 100,000-carat Bulgari sapphire necklace.
Alessandra Ambrosio in Stephane Rolland Couture
Alessandra Ambrosio stepped out to Armageddon Time in a Stephane Rolland number, featuring a sheer bodice with three strategically-placed metallic gems, a full ball skirt and a pair of matching ivory opera gloves.
Cindy Bruna in Giambattista Valli Couture
French model Cindy Bruna was a fluffy pink vision in a Giambattista Valli layered tulle gown from the brand’s Spring/Summer 2022 Couture collection at Armageddon Time.
Jennifer Connelly in Louis Vuitton
Celebrating the premiere of Top Gun: Maverick, Jennifer Connelly opted for a metallic off-the-shoulder column gown from Louis Vuitton.
Kat Graham in Christian Dior Couture
Attending the screening for Top Gun: Maverick, actress Kat Graham sported a bold red tulle confection from Christian Dior’s Spring/Summer 2018 Couture collection.
Adriana Lima in Balmain
Supermodel Adriana Lima showed off her baby bump in a Balmain dress with stomach cutout at Top Gun: Maverick.
Viola Davis in Alexander McQueen
Academy Award winning actress Viola Davis stepped out in an off-the-shoulder marigold corseted Alexander McQueen gown for the Top Gun: Maverick premiere.
Katherine Langford in Valentino
Yet another star to opt for the hot pink trend, actress Katherine Langford sported a Valentino maxi shirt dress and matching bra to the screening of Top Gun: Maverick, and was styled by Molly Dickson.
Elle Fanning in Giorgio Armani
Talk about a princess moment! Elle Fanning attended Top Gun: Maverick in a crystal-embroidered pale pink strapless tulle gown from Giorgio Armani, styled by Samantha McMillen.
Eva Longoria in Cristina Ottaviano
Actress Eva Longoria sported a mirrored, ombré pailette bustier gown from Cristina Ottaviano, styled by Charlene Roxborough Konsker, at Top Gun: Maverick.
Jasmine Tookes in Tony Ward Couture
Model Jasmine Tookes shined bright at the Top Gun: Maverick premiere in a sunny yellow Tony Ward Couture creation featuring an allover pleated design and sculptural bodice.
Jennifer Connelly in Louis Vuitton
Known for her longtime affinity for Louis Vuitton, actress Jennifer Connelly attended the photocall for Top Gun: Maverick in a white poets blouse, a beige and lavender checkered dress, and statement red knee-high boots from the French fashion house, styled by Leslie Fremar.
Deepika Padukone in Sabyasachi
A member of the festival’s official jury, Deepika Padukone opted for two looks from Indian designer Sabyasachi — one for her photocall, and the next for the red carpet premiere of Final Cut (Coupez!). Sporting a gold and black striped embellished asymmetrical gown, Padukone epitomized elegance.
Lori Harvey in Alexandre Vauthier Couture
Stepping out as the belle of the ball, model Lori Harvey made a statement in an Alexandre Vauthier Couture Spring/Summer 2020 tea-length strapless gown, paired with Messika jewels, styled by Maeve Reilly.
Katherine Langford in Prada
The 13 Reasons Why actress shimmered in her silver custom Prada gown, complete with a back bow that elongated into a train. The star paired her column gown with Piaget High Jewelry, styled by Molly Dickson.
Eva Longoria in Alberta Ferretti
Attending the opening ceremony red carpet and screening of Final Cut (Coupez!), actress Eva Longoria sported a black, sheer sheath dress from Alberta Ferretti’s Fall/Winter 2022 collection, adorned with romantic ruffles and floral appliqués, styled by Charlene Roxborough Konsker.
Lashana Lynch in Fendi Haute Couture
For the first major carpet of the ceremony, No Time to Die actress Lashana Lynch opted for an ivory mock-neck embroidered gown from Fendi’s Spring/Summer 2022 Couture collection, and Chopard gems styled by Karla Welch.
Julianne Moore in Bottega Veneta
Arriving on the scene in a classic black Bottega Veneta gown designed by Matthieu Blazy with a plunging V-neckline, actress Julianne Moore topped off her look with Bulgari emeralds, styled by Kate Young.
Rebecca Hall in Gucci
Caroline Daur in Valentino
Jet-setting from the Gucci’s runway presentation to the French Riviera the next day, German fashion model and influencer Caroline Daur made a statement in an embellished hot pink mini dress designed by Valentino’s creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli.