At the closing ceremony of the 73rd Venice International Film Festival, Jaeger-LeCoultre presented a specially customized Reverso watch to the film festival winners to commemorate this glorious moment. At this film festival, Filipino director Lav Diaz won the ‘Golden Lion Award’ for best film with the film ‘The Woman Who Left’; Swedish-American actress Emma Stone (Emma Stone) won the best actress award for her outstanding performance in the film ‘La La Land’; Argentine actor Oscar Martinez starred in the film ‘The Outstanding Citizen’ Distinguished Citizen) won the best actor award.
In 2016, as the 11th consecutive year in support of the Venice International Film Festival, Jaeger-LeCoultre condenses the original and original design into a precious Reverso commemorative model, which resonates strongly with each wearer. The back of each custom Reverso watch is engraved with the words ’73. Mostra’ (the 73rd Venice International Film Festival) and decorated with a red lacquered lion symbolizing Venice’s excellent historical tradition.
The film ‘Leaving Woman’ directed by Filipino director Raf Daz won the best film ‘Golden Lion Award’. This is Raf Daz’s 19th film. The film uses black and white images to tell the story of a female teacher who was unjustly jailed for murder and released from prison 30 years later to carry out a plan of revenge
Oscar Martinez wins Best Actor for Outstanding Citizen, co-directed by Mariano Cohn and Gaston Duprat
Jaeger-LeCoultre’s best friend and film festival judge Zhao Wei wears the Jaeger Vintage Jewellery Duoplan 1958 Cocktail classic watch elegantly Zhao Wei and the 72nd Golden Lion Photo of the award-winning Venezuelan director Lorenzo Vigas
Italian actor Sonia Bergamasco wears Jaeger-LeCoultre Vintage Jewellery 1955 watches at the opening ceremony and awards ceremony of the 73rd Film Festival at Hotel Excelsior
Jaeger-LeCoultre and Film Art
Jaeger-LeCoultre is closely related to the film art, also known as ‘Seventh Art’. Although watches and movies are two worlds, they have a lot in common in inspiring ideas, inheriting classics, and pursuing excellence. Jaeger-LeCoultre strongly supports film art masters who work tirelessly to promote the development of the film industry. At the same time, they also attach great importance to the protection of their brand heritage.
For more than a decade, Jaeger-LeCoultre, as the official partner of the Venice International Film Festival, has awarded the ‘Glory to the Filmmaker Award’ to filmmakers selected by the jury chairman at each festival.
Since April 2013, Jaeger-LeCoultre and the Film Society of Lincoln Center have teamed up to create the ‘Filmmaker in Residence’ initiative, the first to support the realization of future projects for a new generation of filmmakers .
Jaeger-LeCoultre also supports the restoration of old films through cooperation with the Shanghai International Film Festival to protect China’s film heritage.
In addition, as a sponsor of the San Sebastian Film Festival, Jaeger-LeCoultre is committed to supporting the diversity of the film industry and its artists.