Cannes Film Festival 2017 Red Carpet Photos: Watching the Stars Shine on the Riviera Red Carpet

For approximately two weeks every May, the stars shine brightest on the French Riviera. This year’s Cannes International Film Festival kicked off Wed., May 17, and will run through May 28. Over the next two weeks, stars such as Will Smith, Nicole Kidman, and Susan Sarandon will descend upon the Croisette to promote new films and strike poses on the red carpet. Take a look at the best fest photos so far.


Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams at the Cannes Film Festival screening of Wonderstruck on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Michelle Williams, Julianne Moore, and Millicent Simmonds

Michelle Williams, Julianne Moore, and Millicent Simmonds at the Cannes Film Festival screening of Wonderstruck on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Robin Wright

Robin Wright at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Jessica Chastain

Jury member Jessica Chastain at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Will Smith

Jury member Will Smith at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Uma Thurman

Uma Thurman at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Marion Cotillard, Louis Garrel, and Charlotte Gainsbourg

Marion Cotillard, Louis Garrel, and Charlotte Gainsbourg at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Jessica Chastain and Will Smith

Jury members Jessica Chastain and Will Smith at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Susan Sarandon and Julianne Moore

Susan Sarandon and Julianne Moore at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Antony Jones/Getty Images)

Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore at the Ismael’s Ghosts (Les Fantomes d’Ismael) screening and Opening Gala at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

T.J. Miller and Kate Gorney

T.J. Miller and Kate Gorney at the Cannes Film Festival screening of Wonderstruck on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Michelle Williams and Julianne Moore

Michelle Williams and Julianne Moore at the Cannes Film Festival screening of Wonderstruck on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon at the Cannes Film Festival screening of Loveless (Nelyubov) on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Gisela Schober/Getty Images)

Robin Wright

Robin Wright at the Cannes Film Festival screening of Loveless (Nelyubov) on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Emily Ratajkowski

Emily Ratajkowski at the Cannes Film Festival Loveless (Nelyubov) screening on May 18, 2017 (Photo: Dominique Charriau/WireImage)

Jake Gyllenhaal, Lily Collins, and Paul Dano

Jake Gyllenhaal, Lily Collins, and Paul Dano at the Cannes Film Festival Okja screening on May 19, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain at the Cannes Film Festival Okja screening on May 19, 2017 (Photo: Gisela Schober/Getty Images)

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore at the Cannes Film Festival Okja screening on May 19, 2017 (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Juliette Binoche

Juliette Binoche at the Cannes Film Festival Okja screening on May 19, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Rihanna

Rihanna at the Cannes Film Festival Okja screening on May 19, 2017 (Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Tilda Swinton

Tilda Swinton at the Cannes Film Festival Okja screening on May 19, 2017 (Photo: Gisela Schober/Getty Images)

Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman

Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman attend the The Killing Of A Sacred Deer screening on May 22, 2017. (Photo: Venturelli/WireImage)


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Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning attends the How To Talk To Girls At Parties screening during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo: Stephane Cardinale/Getty Images)

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Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman

Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman attend the How To Talk To Girls At Parties screening during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

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Al Gore and Elizabeth Keadle

Former US Vice President Al Gore and Elizabeth Keadle attend The Killing Of A Sacred Deer premiere on May 22, 2017. (Photo: Thibault Camus/AP)

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Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria attends the screening of The Killing Of A Sacred Deer on May 22, 2017. (Photo: Thibault Camus/AP)

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Greta Gerwig

Greta Gerwig attends the screening of The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Andie MacDowell

Andie MacDowell attends the screening of The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Dustin Hoffman, Noah Baumbach, Emma Thompson, Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler

The cast poses with writer/director Noah Baumbach at the screening of their film The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige attends the screening of The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Olga Kurylenko

Olga Kurylenkoattends The Meyerowitz Stories screening on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Alastair Grant/AP)

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Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman attends The Meyerowitz Stories screening on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Alastair Grant/AP)

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Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault

Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault attend the 70th Anniversary screening on May 23, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo: Antony Jones/Getty Images)

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Mads Mikkelsen, Benicio del Toro, Christoph Waltz, Vincent Lindon and Benoit Magimel

Mads Mikkelsen, Benicio del Toro, Christoph Waltz, Vincent Lindon and Benoit Magimel attend the 70th Anniversary screening on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Antony Jones/Getty Images)

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Diane Kruger

Diane Kruger attends the 70th Anniversary screening on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

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Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Jessica Chastain

Jury member Jessica Chastain arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Marion Cotillard

Marion Cotillard arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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Nicole Kidman and Naomi Campbell

Nicole Kidman Naomi Campbell pose at the 70th Anniversary of the Cannes film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Alastair Grant/AP)

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning attends the How To Talk To Girls At Parties screening during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo: Stephane Cardinale/Getty Images)

Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman

Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman attend the How To Talk To Girls At Parties screening during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Al Gore and Elizabeth Keadle

Former US Vice President Al Gore and Elizabeth Keadle attend The Killing Of A Sacred Deer premiere on May 22, 2017. (Photo: Thibault Camus/AP)

Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria attends the screening of The Killing Of A Sacred Deer on May 22, 2017. (Photo: Thibault Camus/AP)

Greta Gerwig

Greta Gerwig attends the screening of The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Andie MacDowell

Andie MacDowell attends the screening of The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Dustin Hoffman, Noah Baumbach, Emma Thompson, Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler

The cast poses with writer/director Noah Baumbach at the screening of their film The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige attends the screening of The Meyerowitz Stories on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Olga Kurylenko

Olga Kurylenkoattends The Meyerowitz Stories screening on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Alastair Grant/AP)

Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman attends The Meyerowitz Stories screening on May 21, 2017. (Photo: Alastair Grant/AP)

Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault

Salma Hayek and Francois-Henri Pinault attend the 70th Anniversary screening on May 23, 2017 in Cannes, France. (Photo: Antony Jones/Getty Images)

Mads Mikkelsen, Benicio del Toro, Christoph Waltz, Vincent Lindon and Benoit Magimel

Mads Mikkelsen, Benicio del Toro, Christoph Waltz, Vincent Lindon and Benoit Magimel attend the 70th Anniversary screening on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Antony Jones/Getty Images)

Diane Kruger

Diane Kruger attends the 70th Anniversary screening on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Charlize Theron

Charlize Theron arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

Jessica Chastain

Jury member Jessica Chastain arrives at the 70th Anniversary of the film festival on May 23, 2017. (Photo: Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

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