"Stop the attack on Gaza": the protest at the Cannes film festival

Lifestyle       by Bushra Nayeem | Published

The Bella Swan of the "Twilight Saga" movies, who stunned in a sparkling silver Channel mini dress, proceeded to walk barefoot on the red carpet while carrying her Louboutin shoes.

She posed on the red carpet for the Blackkklansman screening in a stylish pair of black Christian Louboutin stilettos and once her photos were done, she made a decision to take her heels off and walk barefooted on the red carpet.

She was present for the Monday night gala premiere of "BlacKkKlansman", Spike Lee's new film.

As the cooler, slightly more hip, younger sibling to the Academy Awards, the Cannes Film Festival is now captivating the film and fashion world.

Actress Cate Blanchett was named Jury President of the festival - only the fourth woman to occupy the chair since the turn of the millennium.

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Well, this year Kristen put her money where her mouth is and literally kicked off her heels in front of the world's media. She wore a mesmerising feathered gown which featured a plunging neckline at the screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story.

In 2015, it was reported that women had been turned away from red carpet premieres for wearing flat shoes.

Stewart doubled down on her previous comments during a roundtable discussion a year ago. Whether it was her publicised relationship with Robert Pattison or her role in Certain Women, Kristen has successfully shed her girl next door image and established herself as a phenomenal actor.

The 28-year-old has a history of taking exception to high heels, she has previously worn trainers to red carpet events.

"We shouldn't be wearing high heels anyway", she added. "I get the black-tie thing, but you should be able to do either version - flats or heels", she said.

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