Cannes Film Festival 2021: sunglasses take the spotlight

Again this year, although a few months later, the 74th edition of the famous film festival took place in Cannes.
From July 6 to 17, the best producers came from all over the world to launch their new film productions.
And what better opportunity for movie stars than this event to be able to show off a stunning look on the famous French catwalk?
In addition to luxury clothes, signed by the best fashion houses, accessories that can not miss are certainly sunglasses. Let’s see together which were the most popular frames, shown on the montée des marches.

Adrien Brody

Let’s start with some of the main characters of The French Dispatch directed by Wes Anderson.
American film director Adrien Brody is wearing Persol sunglasses, an evergreen. Made famous by Marcello Mastroianni in Divorzio all’italiana, the Persol 0649 has become over the years an icon of the brand.
Designed for the first time in 1957, it remains a timeless model, characterized by the particular key bridge and the typical arrow that make it unmistakable.

Adrien Brody with Persol sunglasses at Cannes

Timothée Chalamet

Let’s continue now with the young American actor Timothée Chalamet.
Despite his youth, he was nominated for the Golden Globe and the Academy Award for Best Actor with the film Call me by your name. In Cannes he wears Gucci sunglasses with a total black square frame.
A super classic look that never gets old, always being absolutely elegant.

Timothee chalamet wears gucci frame at Cannes film festival

Owen Wilson

Another actor in the cast, Owen Wilson with a pair of Ray Ban 3025 A timeless model, with the typical drip lens, ideal if you want to show off a classic but fancy look.

Owen Wilson with ray ban aviator 3025 at film festival in cannes

Sean Penn and Izabel Goulart

Award-winning producer and screenwriter Sean Penn and Brazilian supermodel Izabel Goulart also opt for Ray Ban sunglasses 2021, new collection. Again the Aviator model for the American director, while for the “Angel” of Victoria’s Secret, one of the newest arrivals in the Wayfarer family: the Statestreet model.

Sean Penn and Izabel Goulart wear ray ban shades at cannes film festival

Spike Lee

Total look in pink for one of the most acclaimed South American directors and film producer, Spike Lee.
An absolutely striking look shows off at Cannes film festival to which the American actor has decided to combine the same eccentric sunglasses signed Louis Vuitton.

Spike lee in pink louis vuitton spectacles cannes 2021

Jessica Chastain

Valentino sunglasses for the actress who won the Golden Globe in 2013 for the film Zero Dark Thirty, Jessica Chastain. Oversize frame with cat-eye shape, metal bridge and temples characterized by the logo of the Italian brand.

jessica chastain wears valentino black sunglasses during cannes film festival

Isabelle Huppert and Isabelle Adjani

On the red carpet of the seaside town on the Côte d’Azur, impeccable the two French actresses Isabelle Huppert and Isabelle Adjani. Two completely different styles but with one element in common: the classy look. Also here, the sunglasses take the spotlight.
The Huppert relies on a rectangular Balenciaga frame made of acetate, with the BB finish on temples.
For the Adjani, Dior square glasses, with brown/pink shaded lenses and golden details.

Isabelle Huppert and Isabelle Adjani in Balenciaga and dior

Pedro Almodóvar and Ester Exposito

To conclude this roundup of looks, the two Spanish performers Pedro Almodóvar and Ester Exposito have chosen two Prada sunglasses.
For the star of Netflix, directly from the new Prada Symbol collection, new Prada pr 17ws 1ab5s0 black, sunglasses for women with an oversized white frame. On the other hand, the Iberian director chooses these Prada sunglasses men: total black square frame with a more classic style.

Pedro almodovar and ester exposito wear prada sunglasses

We have seen that even international celebrities do not give up a glamorous accessory that undoubtedly makes the difference.
At this Cannes film festival we’ve seen many different looks, from the most classic to the most extravagant, but all united by a touch of style: the sunglasses.

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