Palestinian actors takeover Cannes to send the world a message

Actresses from around the globe are shining in Cannes film festival. Where new styles and bold statements are seen rocking the red carpet with all the attention on one side people are distracted from what is happening in Gaza.

However not everyone was busy partying and posing. Lebanese actress Manal Issa stood up in front of the world protesting against the innocent deaths in Gaza. She held a sign saying “stop the attack on Gaza”. Dressed in all black this actress made sure she became a voice for the silenced ones.

This peaceful protest was seen on the red carpet before the premiere of ‘Solo: A Star Wars story’. Cherry on the top was when Hollywood actor Benicio del Toro joined the Palestinian actors at the Cannes film festival to support the cause.