In pictures: Marion Cotillard, Ryan Gosling, Aishwarya Rai turn heads on the Cannes red carpet

Cannes festival darling Marion Cotillard is back on the Croisette to promote her latest movie, 'From the Land of the Moon'. The French actress stars in two different films presented at the 69th Cannes festival.

French director Nicole Garcia (centre) - one of only three female directors with films in the official competition - walks the red carpet with French stars Marion Cotillard and Louis Garrel.

Indian actress and style icon Sonam Kapoor hit the red carpet with an eye-catching embroidered white dress.

Kendall Jenner - Kim Kardashian's half-sister - was eagerly awaited by celebrity spotters in Cannes. The 20-year-old model walked the red carpet in a stunning see-through black gown.

Czech model and actress Petra Nemcova turned heads with her bright red floor-sweeper of a gown.

American actor Shia Labeouf ascended the steps of the Palais for the premiere of his latest film, 'American Honey'. The movie has been described by FRANCE 24's critic as "a catalogue of clich├ęs of Americana".

Indian actress and model Aishwarya Rai's eye-catching purple lipstick drew attention as she walked the red carpet.

French singer and actress Vanessa Paradis, a member of this year's jury, arrives to attend the premiere of 'From the Land of the Moon'.

The cast of 'From the Land of the Moon' pose at the top of the steps. Marion Cotillard plays the role of a married woman consumed with sexual desire for an ailing army lieutenant, played by Louis Garrel.

Actors Matt Bomer and Ryan Gosling arrive on the red carpet before the premiere screening of 'The Nice Guys'.

Geena Davis attended 'The Nice Guys' premiere in a beautiful red gown. The American actress, famous for her role in 'Thelma & Louise', has received an award for her promotion of women in the movie industry.

The team of 'The Nice Guys', including Hollywood superstars Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling, pose at the top of the steps.