The amfAR (Foundation for AIDS Research) is back at the Cannes International Film Festival on Thursday May 26, 2022, for its 28th edition in France. The event, which takes place at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, includes live performances from Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin and Charli XCX, and legendary actor, director and producer Robert De Niro is the guest speaker. ‘honor. On the red carpet, Nabilla shone again!
Nabilla continues her show when she is (really) about to give birth. The one who is already the mother of a little Milann, 2 years old, had already caused a sensation the day before on the Croisette with her husband Thomas Vergara for the climb of the steps of the film Stars at Noon (The Stars at Noon).
Among the guests of this 28th edition of the amfAR Cannes Gala: Baz Luhrmann, Carine Roitfeld, Caroline Scheufele, Cynthia Erivo, Kate Hudson, LaKeith Stanfield, Laura Linney, Lauren Remington Platt, Michelle Williams, Milla Jovovich came as a family with his daughter Ever and her husband, Mohammed Al-Turki, Sam Bankman-Fried, Vanessa Hudgens, amfAR Board Co-Chairs T. Ryan Greenawalt and Kevin McClatchy, and amfAR Trustee Vin Roberti. The live auction is curated by renowned auctioneer Simon de Pury and includes all the looks from the show, as well as a collection of contemporary art and luxury items and one-of-a-kind experiences.
The theme for this year’s parade is Let’s Get Married and includes looks from Oscar de la Renta, Loewe, Louis Vuitton, Louis Vuitton Men, Givenchy, Gucci, Chanel, Saint Laurent, De Fursac, Balenciaga, Fendi, Tom Ford, Jacquemus, Valentino, Giambattista Valli, Armani, Alaia, Burberry, Versace, Alled Martinez, Monot, Nensi Dojaka and Dior, among others, worn by some of the biggest models in the world.
amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, is one of the world’s leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to supporting AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education and to advocacy. Since 1985, amfAR has invested nearly $617 million in its programs and awarded more than 3,500 grants to research teams around the world.
The amfAR Cannes Gala has raised a cumulative total of over $245 million for amfAR’s AIDS research. This extraordinary success has enabled the Foundation to make critical investments in research that have brought us closer to a cure for HIV.