The Begum and the Cannes Film Festival, 1966

Sophia Loren, President of the Cannes Film Festival Jury, visits Her Highness The Begum Aga Khan III at her villa Yakymour, Le Cannet, on May 18, 1966.

Today, 50 years ago, Sophia Loren and the President of the Cannes Film Festival Jury (right), visits Her Highness The Begum Om Habibeh Aga Khan III and her father Adrian Labrousse (left) at the Begum‘s villa Yakymour, Le Cannet, on May 18, 1966.

Her Higness La Bégum used to assemble every year the members of the Cannes film festival jury, and many national and international movie stars.