In Paris, the Hollywood star presented the Pirelli calendar in 2017

В Париже звезды Голливуда представили календарь Pirelli 2017 года

Gala dinner on the occasion of the presentation of the Pirelli calendar for 2017, which was attended by starring in this famous actress Uma Thurman, Nicole Kidman, Charlotte Rampling, Helen Mirren, and unknown to the wider public Russian Anastasia Ignatova, was held on Monday in the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis on a film Studio created by Luc Besson.

The presentation took place in one of the pavilions of the film Studio Cite du Cinema, which the French called Hollywood on the Seine. Design Studio came up with Besson, it was here in one of the nine pavilions he shot his film “Leon”.

The author of the famous calendar, the praise of female beauty since 1964, became this year the well-known German fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh.

Black-and-white photos taken in natural lighting on different continents and captured without makeup and photoshop 15 Actresses: Kidman, Julianne Moore, Thurman, Robin Wright, Penelope Cruz, Mirren, Kate Winslet, Rampling, Alicia Vikander, Lea seydoux, Rooney Mara, Jessica Chastain, Zhang Ziyi, Lupita nyongo. Among the models was one Russian woman, teacher MGIMO Anastasia Ignatova — according to “Vedomosti”, the stepdaughter of the head of the Russian company “rosteh” Sergey Chemezov.

As the photographer told reporters that he likes Anastasia because she is very beautiful. Lindbergh later noted that the main idea of his photo shoot – beauty is internal, not external, imposed a “gloss” that — in his opinion — a purely commercial Chimera.

On the red carpet, Kidman, Thurman, Rampling, Mirren with her husband and Ignatova appeared in the company of Lindbergh and the head of the company Pirelli Marco Amit Narayan, founder & among the last guests. Then there was the head of the Russian branch of “blue bloods” Simon di Savoia Aosta. Honored guests were having fun on the background of the banner Pirelli to the delight of the press.

В Париже звезды Голливуда представили календарь Pirelli 2017 года
Actress Julianne Moore at the Pirelli calendar 2017

The art of being yourself

Kidman in a sparkling silver dress attracted everyone’s attention. Photographers came to life, guests rushed to take the star on the phone.

“Non, madam!” — worried security guard, but Kidman no signs of anxiety showed, smiling placidly at the camera, professional and not.

The brown-haired woman with a short haircut not immediately possible to recognize the blonde “killer bill” Thurman, but after instant identification in the crowd of reporters and guests have a joyous “Wow!”.

Ignatova kept modest and tasteful, it was accompanied by the Russian TV star Tina Kandelaki, passed track.

The dinner was also attended by the chief editor of the magazine Interview Russia Alyona Doletskaya is a Russian expert in the fashion world that Lindbergh was welcomed by a friendly warm embrace.

After a brief cocktail party, guests were invited to the tables in the black hangar, decorated with white orchids. Star calendar, along with Lindbergh and Amit Narayan, founder & came on the scene.

Lindberg said that his main goal was to show a woman’s natural beauty — not the one exploiting for commercial advertising purposes, and spiritual – inner world models.

“This calendar is a reflection of our time and relationship to the woman author. Peter is an amazing photographer, he shoots women like no other, he can understand a woman, he doesn’t need to explain anything,” said Rampling.

Thurman said that acting was easy and fun. No makeup — no problem.

“The most important thing is what inside you, and Peter is revealed,” added Kidman.

A short official part was continued by the orchestra, conducted by the composer of the film “Life is beautiful” Italian Nicola Piovani.

Thurman sent Lindbergh a kiss, quietly withdrew without waiting for the end of the evening. Kidman was in no hurry to leave.

“Lovely place, very atmospheric. Are you from Russia? And how are ye?” — asked the correspondent of RIA Novosti Mirren pulled down over his forehead baseball cap Lindbergh, “in harmony” with her evening gown.

“I want to be a — be!” — laughed Oscar-winning Mirren, addressing the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

В Париже звезды Голливуда представили календарь Pirelli 2017 года
Anastasia Ignatova