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15 Best Looks From The Venice Film Festival Over The Years

Brace yourselves for sartorial excess

By Gargi Agrawal  September 1st, 2021

The majesty of St. Mark’s Square, soft Venetian air, the romantic gondola rides and the unparalleled Renaissance aesthetic—there’s something about this small island city that brings renowned faces world over, together every year. Host of the oldest film festival in the world, the iconic Venice Film Festival has been championing the best of movie reels ever since its founding in August 1932. And along with films and high-profile guests, comes exceptional fashion.

This year, the Venice Film Festival will be held on a full-fledged level from September 1 to September 11, but with a cautious opening. And as we await fresh red carpet looks, we’re filling the sartorial void by visiting the past. Ahead, find our 15 favourite fashion looks that caught our attention.

1. Meryl Streep in Givenchy (2019)

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2. Lady Gaga in Valentino Haute Couture (2018)

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3. Amal Clooney in Atelier Versace (2017)

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4. Sara Sampaio in Giorgio Armani Privé (2018)

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5. Natalie Portman in Gucci (2018)

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6. Jennifer Lawrence in Dior (2017)

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7. Emma Corrin in Miu Miu (2020)

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8. Emma Stone in Versace (2016)

9. Katherine Waterston in Gabriela Hearst (2020)

10. Cate Blanchett in Armani Privé (2018)

11. Zoe Kravitz in Armani Privé (2014)

12. Raffey Cassidy in Miu Miu (2020)

13. Keira Knightley in Valentino (2011)

14. Vanessa Kirby in Valentino Haute Couture (2020)

15. Anne Hathaway in Versace (2008)

Photographs: Getty Images, Instagram