Ivory-skinned, red-head beauty Jessica Chastain looked like an ethereal Roman goddess for the Foxcatcher premiere at Cannes in a gown by Elie Saab.
The asymmetrical, one-shoulder, silk couture gown -- in on-trend purple -- fluttered and turned elemental as the French Riviera wind picked up, showing off the beauty of the delicate ruffles.
Taken from the haute couture spring-summer 2014, Lebanese designer Saab shows he's lost none of his talent with the va-va-voom traffic stoppers. And Chastain worked the carpet -- and the wind -- with grace.
Jessica had to use her hands to hold down the one-shoulder dress, with its leg-baring slit, to prevent it from becoming even more revealing. (Also read:
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Singer Cheryl Cole faced similar struggles with her sumptuous black dress, which was above the knee in front with a long train attached.
Monday's weather offered a cool departure from the radiant sun and warmth that previously blessed the festival. Beneath gloomy skies, it rained sporadically all day. (Also read:
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