Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Bella Hadid shine on red carpet for 70th annual Cannes Film Festival

Film’s biggest stars hit the red carpet for the opening of the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival. Report by Hettie Maylam.

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The Cannes Festival, until 2003 called the International Film Festival and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries, from all around the world.

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    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

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