Cannes is one of the biggest film festivals conducted every year. It has been attracted by all the stars across the globe and like every year Indian Stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor made again a grand entry to this event. This festival is scheduled from 11th May to 22nd May 2016. Australian Director Gerge Miller is the President of the Jury of the main competition. Laurent Lafitte French Actor will be hosting the opening and closing ceremonies. While American Director Woody Allen’s film Cafe society will be opening the festival.
The 2016 Cannes is Aish’s 15th year on the Croisette. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan walks the Cannes Red Capet with purple lips leaving everyone shocked. On the other hand, Sonam Kapoor the style diva left everyone spellbound with her custom Haute Couture carpet sweeping Ralph and Russo creation. Aishwarya’s Rami Kadi gown was beautiful but the purple lipstick that she wore made it a bizarre. This was not expected from Aishwarya, she has always left viewers spellbound with her looks at the Red Carpet. She has become the talk of the social media world for taking such a bold and disastrous step, that too at the Cannes Film festival. This was her 15th appearance at the Cannes. While the beautiful Sonam Kapoor looked like a princess in a long gown. All the fashion experts have been gushing about her look and the way she presented herself at the event.
Sonam will surely have this day marked as the most memorable one of Cannes. According to Ricky Roy, she almost kicked the ball out of the buck, she even outdid the International stars. Her overall look was stunning and remarkable. He also said he liked Ash’s second day dress by Elie Saab was lovely but her last day dress was a disaster with the purple lipstick.
Besides the two, Mallika Sherawat too looked elegant in her third appearance at the Red Carpet in her Georges Hobeika grey stunner gown. She looks mesmerizing in her red gown too that she wore to the Cannes festival. She will be there at Cannes for her film time Raiders, which was shot in sub-zero temperatures of China. Katrina happened to miss the Cannes 2016 Film Festival because of her film Jagga Jasoos as it was already delayed for some unforeseen reasons.
The Nawab Saif Ali seemed to be ignored. Rumours say that he failed to make it to the photos after the announcement, but it is also said that maybe an announcement was not made either. Most unfortunate for actress Kareena Kapoor’s husband Nawab Saif Ali Khan was that he was sidelined by Actor Antonio Banderas and beautiful actress Salam Hayek.
Beautiful Actress Amy Jackson will also be attending the Cannes Film Festival this year. She said “I will be attending a luncheon hosted by the British Film Institute where I will speak on my journey in Bollywood. Later, I will attend a dinner called the Annual Positive Planet Gala which is a separate event to raise funds for Syrian refugees.”
There was another moment of “do you know” when out of the blue walked on the Red Carpet Big Boss 8 Winner Gautam Gulati. He was there for his movie, and no one knew that he was there. Slumdog Millionaire Star Frieda Pinto was also part of the event to announce her first project of her all-female production company WE DO IT TOGETHER. This company will focus on making films and TV for women empowerment.
Rajamouli will be seen leading a discussion on Virtual Reality (VR) at the Marche du Film that will be taking place with film festival. In the meantime Shobu Yarlagadda a producer and director will lead a discussion at the Cannes 2016 Film Festival. His huge southern magnum production Baahubali will also be screened at the most prestigious film festival. The entire team will be a part of it.
Mount of Excellence is an amazing documentary narrated by famous actor Kabir Bedi that will also be screened at the Cannes 2016. Kabir made a mention of felling delighted that the documentary film he narrated will be part of the screening at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. This documentary film is directed by Shivajee Chandrabhushan. Not all can make it that far and he knows what it means to be screened at Cannes this year.
Famous Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap’s Raghav 2.0 will also be screened at the Cannes this year. In this Raman Raghav is also popularly known as the Psycho Raman, a serial killer who had once terrorised the streets of Mumbai way back in the 1960’s. He congratulated his team for their efforts by tweeting the same on Twitter.
Bollywood has a lot to offer to Cannes this year and all eyes are hooked to see what happens and who makes it up there. With the Cannes 2016 Film Festival you get to the best showcased for you.