Cannes Candids Day 2: Bharat Pavilion inaugurated, Chris Hemsworth's 'Furiosa' team gets standing ovation

Cannes Candids Day 2: From Bharat Pavilion getting inaugurated to Rajpal Yadav making his debut at the film festival to Chris Hemsworth's Furiosa getting a standing ovation before screening, here's a highlight of everything that happened at the festival on day 2

Updated On: 2024-05-16 09:19 AM IST

Compiled by : Athulya Nambiar

Celebs at Cannes 2024 day 2

The India pavilion, which was renamed as the Bharat Pavilion was formally inaugurated on May 15 at the Cannes Film Festival. The inauguration was led by Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Sanjay Jaju and Amabassador of Indian to France Jawed Ashraf

Australian actor Chris Hemsworth and Spanish actress Elsa Pataky at the screening of their film 'Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga'

Australian director and screenwriter George Miller, British-US actress Anya Taylor-Joy, Australian actor Chris Hemsworth, Spanish actor Elsa Pataky poses after the screening of the film 'Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga'

British-US actress Anya Taylor-Joy caught in a candid moment with Australian director and screenwriter George Miller

Actress and activist Naomi Campbell arrives for the screening of the film "Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga" at the 77th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes

French actress and member of the Jury of the 77th Cannes Film Festival Eva Green and US director and president of the Jury of the 77th Cannes Film Festival Greta Gerwig arrive for the screening of the film 'Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga'

French actress and screenwriter Judith Godreche, French actress Tess Barthelemy, French journalist Rokhaya Diallo and others gestures as they arrive for the screening of the film "Moi Aussi" (Me Too) 

French actor Manuel Guillot, French actor Raphael Quenard, French actor Vincent Lindon, French actress Lea Seydoux, French director and cinematographer Quentin Dupieux and French actor Louis Garrel pose during a photocall for the film 'Le Deuxieme Acte' (The Second Act) 

Icelandic actor Baldur Einarsson, Icelandic actor Agust Wigum, Icelandic actor Mikael Emil Kaaber, Icelandic actress Elin Hall, Icelandic director Runar Runarsson, Icelandic actress Katla Njalsdottir and Icelandic actor Gunnar Hrafn Kristjansdottir pose during a photocall for the film 'Ljosbrot'

The entrepreneur also spoke to the media before attending the screening of 'Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga' at the film festival. "Typically, you associate Cannes only with film stars, the people from the movie industry. Getting entrepreneurs here shows that we can be multidimensional, we can do business and we can ace it in fashion as well. So, in a way, breaking some stereotypes," said Namita


Shark Tank judge Namita Thapar walked the red carpet in an exquisite light blue gown

Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav made his debut at the Cannes Film Festival this year

Members of the Un Certain Regard, Moroccan director, screenwriter jury Asmae El Moudir, Canadian director and President of Un Certain Regard jury Xavier Dolan, German Luxembourger actress Vicky Krieps, US critic Todd Mccarthy and French Senegalese director, screenwriter jury Maimouna Doucoure pose during a photocall

French director Laurent Bouzereau, US actress Faye Dunaway, US actor Liam Dunaway O'Neill, US influencer McKinzie Roth arrive for the screening of the film 'Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga'

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