- The 2019 Cannes Film Festival took place from Tuesday, May 14, through Saturday, May 25.
- Celebrities are known to pull out all the stops for the festival’s red carpet each year.
- This year, we saw eye-catching ensembles from the likes of Selena Gomez, Bella Hadid, and Eva Longoria.
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Every year, several celebrities arrive on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in some of the most talked-about outfits of the year.
Last year’s event featured head-turning ensembles from the likes of Lupita Nyong’o and Bella Hadid, and this year’s festival – held from Tuesday, May 14, through Saturday, May 25 – was just as exciting.
From Selena Gomez’s Louis Vuitton ensemble to Tilda Swinton’s statement silver dress, here are the best looks from the 2019 festival.
Selena Gomez made her grand return to the red carpet in a design by Louis Vuitton.
She paired a white crop top with high-waisted skirt featuring a thigh-high slit.
She later changed into an off-the-shoulder white minidress by Louis Vuitton.
She kept the metallic Jimmy Choo heels and Bvlgari necklace she wore earlier in the day.
Gomez opted for a navy-blue ensemble for her second day of the festival.
She paired a button-up crop top with matching wide-leg trousers.
Julianne Moore turned heads in an emerald-green gown.
Her off-the-shoulder gown featured sheer sleeves that extended out into a flowing caped train.
Tilda Swinton sparkled as she made her way down the red carpet.
She wore a shimmering silver floor-length dress with long sleeves.
Eva Longoria arrived in a design by Alberta Ferretti.
Her blush pink gown featured an asymmetrical design with sparkly sequins and a thigh-high slit.
Romee Strijd walked the carpet in a semi-sheer dress.
Her gown featured lace detailing and a plunging neckline.
Elle Fanning hit the carpet in an elegant peach gown by Gucci.
The design featured structured shoulders and a purple flower detail at the waist.
Alessandra Ambrosio turned heads in a sweeping white gown.
The semi-sheer gown featured a thigh-high slit and feathered detail at the waist.
Singer Jessica Jung arrived in a billowing ball gown.
Her gown featured a mirrored design on the bodice and furry trim on the voluminous skirt.
Izabel Goulart went for a bold purple dress with cutouts at the waist.
She paired the dress with matching purple earrings.
Actor Natalia Janoszek matched the red carpet in a voluminous ball gown.
She completed the look with a matching red clutch.
Moore made another appearance in a chic black dress.
Moore’s gown featured a caped shoulder overlay with an eye-catching white pattern.
Amber Heard sparkled in a long-sleeve gown with a thigh-high slit.
She paired the semi-sheer dress with an oversized brown belt.
Ambrosio walked the carpet in another eye-catching look.
She wore a red draped gown with a flowing cape attached at the sleeves.
Nadege Beausson Diagne wore a sparkly gold gown with a coordinating cluch.
The actor twirled as she made her way into a screening for “Les Misérables.”
Fanning made another appearance on the carpet in a colourful floral print.
She wore a flowy gown with puffy sleeves to attend a screening of “Les Misérables.”
Elton John and Taron Egerton attended the festival wearing stylish suits.
John sported a baby-blue ensemble, and finished the look with bejeweled sunglasses and Gucci sneakers. Egerton, on the other hand, matched in a printed suit, yellow sunglasses, and blue sneakers.
Bella Hadid mixed glamorous and casual styles to create a nude ensemble.
She arrived at an after-party dinner wearing a flowing skirt and sheer, off-the-shoulder top. Hadid also carried a Dior saddle bag, and wore pointed pumps.
Rita Ora turned heads in a daring white dress.
Her strapless dress featured a daring thigh-high slit, while her shoes featured feather detailing.
Priyanka Chopra dazzled in sparkly gown Roberto Cavalli.
Her glimmering dress featured rose-gold sequins at the center for a pop of colour.
Hadid arrived at a screening of “Rocketman” in a design by Dior Haute Couture.
The dress featured tiered layers of semi-sheer fabric.
Hadid then donned a bold shade of red for a screening of “Pain And Glory (Dolor Y Gloria/Douleur Et Gloire).”
The Grecian-inspired gown featured a thigh-high slit and cutout designs at the waist.
Deepika Padukone turned heads in an eye-catching shade of green.
Her gown featured several tiers of ruffled green tulle.
Heard went with a unique silhouette for a screening of “Pain And Glory (Dolor Y Gloria/Douleur Et Gloire).”
Her dress featured a structured, rippling detail at the left shoulder. She finished the look with matching thigh-high boots.
Penelope Cruz wowed in a voluminous ball gown.
Her elegant gown extended out into a billowing skirt with elaborate embroidery.
Chopra and Nick Jonas were perfectly matching in white ensembles.
Chopra wore a gown by Georges Hobeika, while Jonas was at her side in a cream tuxedo.
Chopra and Jonas then turned heads at a Chopard event.
Chopra wore a semi-sheer purple dress by Fendi, while Jonas opted for a classic black tuxedo.
Cindy Bruna put a chic twist on a classic white pantsuit.
The elaborate suit featured a flowing white train and structured, cutout shoulder pads for a unique touch.
Ming Xi dazzled in a semi-sheer dress.
The dress featured sparkly embellishments throughout.
Aja Naomi King wore a ball gown fit for a princess.
She wore a peachy-pink evening gown with puffy, ruffled sleeves.
Elsa Hosk added a dose of pastel colour to the red carpet.
Her flowy dress featured touches of pale blue, yellow, and pink.
Aishwarya Rai stood out in a gold dress that glimmered as she made her way down the red carpet.
The dress featured a long train attached to the back and a structured shoulder pad on her right arm.
Longoria stepped out for the Kering Women In Motion Awards in a futuristic-looking green dress.
The sleeveless design featured sheer panels on the skirt and shimmering green sequins throughout.
Maimouna N’Diaye opted for an eye-catching off-the-shoulder dress.
The gold and yellow design featured an intricate print, which she paired with matching yellow earrings.
Fanning experimented with vintage styles at the “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” screening.
The actress donned a blue and white dress, black sun hat, and pointed heels for a look that resembled old Hollywood glamour.
At the same event, Leomie Anderson sparkled in gold-flecked shorts.
Extra fabric was added to the back of her shorts, creating a long train and ruffles at her waist.
Chiara Ferragni chose an edgy two-piece look.
Her top consisted of a sparkling bralette with silver-studded straps, while her black skirt included a thigh-high slit.
Jasmine Tookes looked radiant in a blue, long-sleeved gown with a plunging neckline.
She wore the sparkling dress while attending a screening of “The Traitor.”
Hosk attended another event at the festival while wearing a strapless minidress with puffy sleeves.
She completed her all-white ensemble with matching gloves, a diamond necklace, and strappy heels.
Lorena Rae opted for a rainbow-coloured gown.
The Victoria’s Secret model glowed in the single-strap dress, which had a cutout across its bodice and a cape-style sleeve.
Josephine Skriver was one of the few women who wore pants on the red carpet.
On the red carpet for a screening of “Oh Mercy! (Roubaix, une Lumiere),” Skriver chose a poncho-style blouse with a high neck and open back, wearing her hair slicked back for an added sleek touch.
Goulart rocked another stunning look at the “Oh Mercy! (Roubaix, une Lumiere)” screening.
Her ensemble was actually comprised of a maroon bodysuit and sheer overlay, which turned the look into an off-the-shoulder gown with a flowing skirt.
Olivia Culpo donned a glamorous gown and diamond jewels.
Her white dress was strapless with a floral print, and included a short train.
Milla Jovovich dazzled at the festival’s screening of “Sibyl.”
The actress wore a sparkling, off-the-shoulder dress with accentuated sleeves. Her gown also included a shining silver belt and plunging neckline.
At the same screening, Hosk arrived wearing a purple dress made from hundreds of feathers.
She completed her colourful look with red lipstick and magenta pumps.
For her fourth red-carpet appearance at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, Fanning wore a sheer cape.
Underneath, she donned a cream-coloured strapless dress with beaded detailing.
At a screening of “The Specials,” actress Paz Vega wore a white gown with silver sparkles — and it technically had two necklines.
While her dress had off-the-shoulder sleeves, it was also covered by a sheer overlay with a high neckline.
Actress Kirsten Ren resembled a princess while wearing a layered ball gown.
Her dress was a unique shade of blue, and featured a sparkling bodice that was covered in rhinestones.
Zhang Ziyi looked stunning in a sparkling nude dress.
Ziyi wore her hair in an updo style for the event, likely to highlight her diamond accessories and draped sleeves.
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