AmfAR will host the annual fundraiser to benefit AIDS research on July 16, the organization announced this week. The event, which boasts $10,000 tickets and has played host to the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio, Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, and a dizzying array of champagne-sipping A-listers, will once again be held at the Hotel du Cap. No performers have been lined up yet.
It’s a sign that the Cannes Film Festival is sticking to its plans to host an in-person event from July 6 to July 17 even as France enters another pandemic-related lockdown due to a surge in the country’s ICUs.
This year’s festival may not have as many splashy premieres and celebrity sightings, but some of the big brands that use Cannes to highlight their luxury wares are planning to