The annual Cannes Film Festival's opening night sparkled with the kind of jewelry that bespeaks the glamour of the event on the French Riveria, which runs this year from May 14 to 25. Now in its 72nd year, the festival is host to hot celebrities and a daily roster of anticipated film premiers. It is also the stage which shines the spotlight on the most lavish jewelry. This year is no exception. Chopard, which has long been the main sponsors of the event debuts its high jewelry collection and also brings out the spectacular finery of past collections, while other renowned houses make stellar appearances on A-list actresses. Here are some of the looks from the opening ceremony and screening of "The Dead Don't Die." We will be updating this post as more jewelry appears on the red carpet throughout the festival.

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