And now that "Dear Frankie" was chosen as one of the competition's eight winners, Gilbert said he is excited to see the film when it is screened for the first time in Cannes on Monday at 8:30 p.m.
Iranian director Asghar Farhadi used his platform at the Cannes Film Festival Wednesday to urge his own government to let a colleague attend the same event.
According to reports, she also gave us sneak peek of her preparation. In the new dress, she experimented but she was looking stunning.
The film stars Bardem as a vintner whose old flame, Laura (Cruz), returns from Argentina to her Spanish hometown with her children for a family wedding. "One of the major reasons why the members of steering committee from the International Film Festival of India, Goa are here is to ensure deeper collaborations between Goa as a film festival with filmmakers across the world", she added.
"I really admired how Penelope and Javier kept fiction and reality, life and work, separate", he said.
Not sure what sort of item or nightmare she was trying to channel, but she was absolutely rocking it the gold and glam look - that came complete with a set of garish spikes.
On the Asian films In Competition, the jury member, Chinese actor Zhang Zhen said he has a completely open mind. Most of the time, it is the dress paired with Deepika's innate beauty that does all the work. It just doesn't happen in Hollywood and it is awful how pervasive it is generally.
The Australian actress, who is the jury chairman at the 10-day movie spectacular, helped to kick off the 71st Cannes, and turned heads with her decision to dig out a dress she'd worn before. I will put my best foot forward for the festival.
The award-winning actress also premiered her first short film as a director, "Come Swim", at the festival a year ago.
Apart from Kangana, Huma Qureshi too is present at Cannes. Mahira is the first officially selected Pakistani actor to attend the Cannes, and this goes to show the star power that Mahira has and the vast responsibility she carries with her for it.