Cannes 2018: Kristen Stewart Walks Barefoot To Protest Against Heels Only Rule

Deepika arrives in Cannes

In celebration of the star appeared in a silver mini dress from Chanel. After strutting down the red carpet in a attractive silver dress, she stopped midway and removed her heels and chose to walk up the stairs barefoot.

Her action had apparently not been sanctioned by the festival organisers.

Now it seems Kristen Stewart, a member of this year's jury at the film festival, has flouted the ban on flat shoes - by instead going barefoot on the red carpet.

Kantemir Balagov, Julie Huntsinger, Annemarie Jacir, Virginie Ledoyen and Benicio del Toro at the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival. Plus, as most other people who've rocked heels at an event before can understand, sometimes shoes get uncomfortable and are hard to move in. It has become really obvious that if (a man and I) were walking the red carpet together and someone stopped me and said, 'Excuse me, young lady, you're not wearing heels. 'People get very upset if you don't wear heels, but I feel that you can't ask people that any more.

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In 2015, the festival faced a huge backlash after it was revealed that a group of women had been turned away from a screening of the film Carol for opting to don flat shoes.

Emily Blunt also protested this rule and spoke out against it saying that everyone should wear flats and shouldn't wear heels. After seeing this look, we can't imagine wearing conventional pearls again. "That's my point of view".

With high heels being the standard red carpet tradition, Kristen choosing to shed remove them midway not only shocked us but took the world by surprise too.

BlacKkKlansman, which tells the story of an African-American infiltrating the KKK and stars John David Washington and Adam Driver, was given a standing ovation at the end of its premiere on Monday night.

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