LIFE: Classic Cannes

As the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival gets underway, LIFE.com presents pictures from Cannes that, five decades later, still convey the glamor and sensuality that set the festival apart from all others.


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Paul Schutzer—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images A Dutch actress, her name lost to history, poses for photographers at Cannes in 1962. Read more: https://ec.yimg.com/ec?url=http%3a%2f%2flife.time.com%2fmovies%2fcannes-classic-photos-from-the-glamorous-film-festival-in&t=1527379479&sig=a9pcyV.6l1Ykpn76eTpGGw--~D
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Paul Schutzer—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images A Dutch actress, her name lost to history, poses for photographers at Cannes in 1962. Read more: http://life.time.com/movies/cannes-classic-photos-from-the-glamorous-film-festival-in

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