Anything can happen at the Venice Film Festival… Even a marriage proposal on the red carpet! Discover our selection of the best quirky photos from the Mostra, from Brad Pitt as a surprise guest to Timothée Chalamet and his bare back!
A few hours from the winners of the Venice Film Festival, discover the best photos of this 79th edition. A shower of stars, quirky photos and even a marriage proposal!
Brad Pitt as a surprise guest
After touring around the world to accompany Bullet Train, his summer blockbuster, Brad Pitt made his red carpet return as a surprise guest for the highly anticipated film Blonde. This Netflix film about the Marilyn Monroe myth is directed by New Zealand director Andrew Dominik, with whom Brad Pitt filmed for Cogan – Killing Them Softly and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.
Ana de Armas and Brad Pitt
Ana de Armas, supported by Brad Pitt, on the red carpet of Blonde, at the Venice Film Festival. The actress plays the legendary Marilyn Monroe in Andrew Dominik’s highly anticipated film, Blonde. It will be released on September 23 on Netflix.
Timothée Chalamet and his bare back
Timothée Chalamet caused a sensation with his bare back outfit! For the red carpet of Bones and all by Luca Guadagnino (director of Call Me By Your Name), all the lenses of the photographers were directed towards the back of the actor!
A rock star welcome for Timmy
Generous with his fans, Timothée Chalamet took part in a signing and photo session with festival-goers.
Selfie moment for Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton, starring in Britain’s Joanna Hogg’s new feature film The Eternal Daughter (The Souvenir part 1 and 2), took the time to pose for a selfie with fans in Venice.
Smile, you are being photographed!
Actress Sigourney Weaver photographs… the photographers of Venice when she arrives at the Festival. She came to accompany Master Gardener, the new film by Paul Schrader, which received a Golden Lion for the whole of its career in Venice.
Ana de Armas kisses you
Just arrived in Venice, Ana de ArmasMarilyn Monroe in the movie Blonde hairplays the game of photographers by giving them a sweet kiss!
And suddenly a marriage proposal!
Anything can happen on a red carpet, even a marriage proposal! These two strangers had an unforgettable moment at the Mostra, immortalized by the photographers on site. Good news: she said yes!
Say it with flowers !
Cate Blanchett appeared with flowers on the red carpet of Todd Field’s new film Tar, in which she plays an orchestra conductor. Tar will be released in France on February 22, 2023.
Say it with flowers ! (bis)
Like Cate Blanchett, Romain Gavras arrived with a flower on the red carpet. The director of Athena explained it. His new film being violent to say the least, he explained that he wanted to bring a touch of sweetness to the red carpet!
Love is a cry that comes from within
Allow us to hijack the lyrics of this French variety hit! Actress and director Mélanie Laurent puts on a show for photographers for the Festival’s opening red carpet, White Noise by Noah Baumbach, the first film shown in competition at the Mostra this year.
Adam Driver and Noah Baumbach in meme mode
The Adam Driver and Noah Baumbach duo take up the iconic pose of Jean Dujardin and George Clooney, a cliché that made the buzz at the time of the Oscars 10 years ago. Actor Adam Driver and director Noah Baumbach introduced the film White Noiseat the opening of the Mostra 2022.
Adrien Brody and an accomplice snapshot with Ana de Armas
Adrien Brody, accomplice with Ana de Armasa few hours before presenting one of the most awaited films of this edition, Blonde hair by Andrew Dominick.
Brendan Fraser and his memorable emotion
Brendan Fraser will remember his visit to the Venice Film Festival. A very long standing ovation was given to the actor who plays a 600-pound character in Darren Aronofsky’s new film The Whale.
Regé-Jean Page all smiles
Seen recently in The Gray Man, revealed thanks to the Netflix series The Chronicles of Bridgerton, and predicted to be a candidate for the succession of Daniel Craig in James Bond, Regé-Jean Page lends itself to the game of photographers on the red carpet.
The very high class of Hugh Jackman
Come to present The Son, new film of the French Florian Zeller, Hugh Jackman is always more elegant. It looks almost ready to continue with the filming of the next James Bond! My name is Jackman, Hugh Jackman!
Hillary Clinton guest noticed
Do you recognize her? Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State of the United States, and former candidate in the American elections, was present for the opening of the Venice Film Festival. She made the show in front of the photographers on the red carpet.
Red on red…
… nothing moves ! Red was one of the trend colors of this edition. Singer Pixie Lott Perfectly Matched for Venice Opening Red Carpet