Lrt Diaries—The Beauties At The 16Th Mumbai Film Festival

Written by Fleur Xavier and Nethra RaghuramanOct 03, 2016
The opening ceremony of the 16th Mumbai Film Festival witnessed a star-studded ensemble paying their tributes to the incredible world of cinema. Such amazing works of film: Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood”, Xavier Dolan’s “Mommy”, Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne’s “Two Days One Night”, Zhang Yimou’s “Coming Home”, Jean-Luc Godard “Goodbye to Language” and Chaitanya Tamhane’s “Court”, among others were showcased to film enthusiasts this year. Lighting up the night was a delightful onslaught of all that is so beautiful, glamorous and sophisticated about films. Here are LRT’s favourite looks from the opening.

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Deepika Padukone channeled glamorous old-Hollywood in a bold gold-tone Alex Perry outfit with matching metallic silver Louboutins, and finished the look with deep maroon oxblood lips and nails, with her hair left loose in soft waves.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looked understated and elegant in a Sabyasachi blue and orange bordered sari perfectly matched with a beautifully embroidered red blouse, classic bindi, hair down over her shoulder, and smokey eyes with thick lashes.

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Kalki Koechlin looked radiant in a one-shoulder draped Nikhil Thampi dress with beautiful detailing on the brooch, matching earrings, smokey eyes with grey-silver tones and hair pulled back elegantly finishing her look.

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Huma Qureshi dazzled in a grey and blue Pankaj & Nidhi sheath dress, open voluminous hair and red lips to match.

We say - lights, camera, action! Stay pretty everyone



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Fleur Xavier and Nethra Raghuraman

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After winning the Ms. Beautiful Skin award at The Femina Miss India, Fleur Xavier skyrocketed into a fulfilling career of runway, television commercials and magazine covers. Nethra Raghuraman catapulted to fame after winning the Elite Model Look of the Year and she has never looked back since. She has appeared on the covers of fashion magazines and has been the face of numerous advertising campaigns. Fleur and Nethra’s popular blog, Little Red Tote (LRT) offers beauty, fashion and lifestyle tips.

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