Cannes Film Festival: Day 1 was all about gorgeous gowns

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Cannes Film Festival opened to a host of stunning celebs – Deepika Padukone, Bella Hadid, Emily Ratajkowski – and their outfits. Here’re the best of the lot.

The first day of the prestigious Cannes Film Festival saw screenings of some acclaimed films and their red carpet event on Wednesday. Several celebrities, models and actors descended upon the red carpet to show off their beautiful dresses and tuxedos but some didn’t leave without a few embarrassing moments.

Deepika Padukone

depikaDeepika attended the screening of the festival’s opening film, French director Arnaud Desplechin’s Les Fantomes d’Ismael, in a Marchesa Notte dress.

Bella Hadid

bellaSupermodel Bella Hadid wore a stunning but risque champagne gown by Alexandre Vauthier. The all-showing slit on her dress revealed a little more than she would have hoped for.

bela hadidEmily Ratajkowski

canonModel Emily Ratajkowski showed up in flowing golden silk and Audrey Hepburn hair. She also wore a dazzling necklace to go with her outfit.

france-cannes-film-festival_8ea47018-3b84-11e7-b517-0cbfa8e97d3fLily Rose Depp

france-cannes-film-festival_7247edd8-3b88-11e7-b517-0cbfa8e97d3fJohnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis’ daughter wore a beautiful white dress with golden embellishments at the waist and shoulders. She left her silky locks loose for the red carpet.

canon1Elle Fanning

france-cannes-film-festival_f8e589cc-3b88-11e7-b517-0cbfa8e97d3fActor Elle Fanning channelled her inner princess in a voluminous ball gown and luxurious make up.

canon1Uma Thurman

arrivals-cannes-film-festival-opening-ceremony-carpet_3bea16ca-3b89-11e7-b517-0cbfa8e97d3fUma wore a blush pink gown with a diamond necklace. It was all superbly complimented by her blonde locks.

canon franceMalika Sherawat

Malika Sherawat was there too.