” The unique Russian-British International Film Festival and Awards opened in traditional opulent style on Friday 5th November at the Russian Black Sea Radisson Collection. This year’s illustrious British guest is the multi talented actress and brunette beauty Frances Barber seen embracing her Irida statuette having received the festival’s lifetime achievement award.
Ms Barber showed off her figure and Cleopatra hairstyle in a stunning British black velvet Vivenne Westwood gown shimmering with gold brocade. Later Ms Barber graced the festival’s annual White Ball sporting British milliner Stephen Jones’ vampish lace headwear.
Ms Barber has a long and illustrious career in theatre, TV and film. The festival ran from 5th to 10th November 2021. The festival’s website is www.siffaussuk.com.