A day-by-day guide to parties at the Cannes International Film Festival.


May 13

Chopard’s Trophee party at Hotel Martinez will honor Liya Kebede and actor Edward Hogg.

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May 15
Frida Giannini and Graydon Carter will host a dinner at Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in honor of Martin Scorsese, whose Film Foundation oversaw the restoration of Luchino Visconti’s award-winning 1963 film “The Leopard,” which premieres the night before.

Woody Allen and the cast of his “You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger” (Freida Pinto, Naomi Watts, Josh Brolin, Sir Anthony Hopkins) are the guests of honor at a fete being thrown by Chopard.

May 17
Chopard’s major 150th anniversary bash will be held at the VIP Room and include a set by Lionel Richie.

Charles Finch will hold his exclusive annual Cannes Dinner at Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc. Last year’s guests included Mick Jagger, Ralph Fiennes and Scorsese.

May 18
Grace Jones will perform at Belvedere Vodka’s party at the temporary outpost of Le Baron.

De Grisogono’s Fawaz Gruosi is having a private dinner at the Hôtel du Cap, where British pop star Cheryl Cole will entertain guests.

Vanessa Paradis will be the lady of the hour at a fete hosted by Chanel and Mme Figaro.

May 19

Scarlett Johansson and Penélope Cruz have put their previously worn gowns on the auction block in aid of the Haitian Relief Organization. Sean Penn and Javier Bardem are expected to attend.

Replay’s bash is likely to attract Natalie Imbruglia, Michelle Rodriguez and Julio Santo Domingo.

Chopard is collaborating with Muzo International, which distributes and promotes all emeralds from the legendary Muzo mine in Colombia, to transform the Chopard lounge and terrace at the Hotel Martinez into a jungle scene for a showcase of Muzo’s major gemstones.

May 20

The annual amfAR dinner invades the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc.

May 21

Dior and Elle magazine will join forces for their annual dinner at the Hôtel du Cap.

W magazine and Style Star, a Web site for e-commerce and fashion short films, will toast the stylish pioneers of short film the Style Star Lounge at the Carlton Cannes hotel.

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