Rare archival shots from the Cannes Film Festival of past years

The Cannes Film Festival is the most prestigious and widely publicized event in the film industry. At the end of May, celebrities from all over the world come to the south coast of France. The festival in Cannes is famous not only for high-profile film premiers, but also for the scandalous chronicle of the life of the screen’s stars .

Every year on the eve of the main film forum of the year, hundreds of paparazzi tirelessly on duty at the Palace of Festivals and Congresses on the crocheted Croisette , trying to find out what outfits, accessories and decorations will be chosen by artists for the red carpet. But today we will not consider in detail designer dresses and expensive jewelry. StyleNews decided to go deeper into the past and recall the brightest historical photos from the Cannes Festival for all the years of its existence. What we got out of this happened – look at the post.


1954 year. Sophia Loren style icon


1956 year. 22-year-old Brigitte Bardot showed present as fluttering her dress


1958 year. Pablo Picasso and Tatiana Samoilova

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1959 year. Romy Schneider on the red carpet

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1965 year. Agent 007 – Sean Connery – surrounded by half-naked women



1966 Actress Raquel Welch at the Cannes Film Festival


1967 year. Geraldine Chaplin lights a cigar

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1969 Dennis Hopper, Peter Fonda and Jack Nicholson dance cancan


1970 year. John Lennon and Yoko Ono

1971CANNES, FRANC Keith Richard, a member of the Rolling Stones, escorts his partner, actress Anita Pallenberg, and their two children

1971 year. Guitarist The Rolling Stones Keith Richards in his wife and children

Jack Nicholson, 1974

1974 year. Jack Nicholson

Jodie Foster, Robert De Niro, 1976

1976 year. 14-year-old Jodie Foster and Robert De Niro


1977 year. Mr. Universe Arnold Schwarzenegger surrounded by beautiful ladies

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1980 year. Francis Ford Coppola with family


1987 year. Grace Jones at the Cannes Film Festival


1987 year. One of the most famous moments: Princess Diana appeared at the Cannes Film Festival with her husband Prince Charles


1989 year. Actress Terry Farrell whispers something in the ear of Mickey Rourke


1991. Madonna at the premiere of her film In bed with Madonna


1995 year. The chairman of the Cannes jury, Jeanne Moreau, breaks the admiration of Vanessa Parady


1997 year. Actor Johnny Depp with his lover – Kate Moss


2006 year. Queen Burlesque Dita von Teese with her husband rock musician Marilyn Manson

Cast member Pitt and actress Jolie arrive for the screening of the film

2011. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

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