The Cannes Film Festival 2014: Opening night

The Cannes Film Festival 2014: Opening night

Cinema's most glamorous red carpet

Image: Buro 24/7 Russia

The beautiful life on the Cote d'Azur has begun, and over the next ten days Buro 24/7 will be covering the 67th Cannes Film Festival – plus of course its array of star guests

Whilst also a very serious cinematic competition, the Cannes Film Festival is traditionally a magnet for flashing camera lenses and the world's most chic celebrities – with no effort ever spared on glamour – held in the south of France.

The A-list always appears in its finest fashion and jewellery, the grandeur slinking along the red carpet on its first night. And yesterday, ahead of the festival's opening film Grace of Monaco showing, the best dressed had to be Blake Lively (in Gucci), plus Jane Fonda, Zoe Saldana, and last year's Blue Is The Warmest Colour star, Russian Actress Adele Ekzarkopulos, amongst others...