11
September
2017
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09:53
Europe/Amsterdam

Closing Ceremony of Venice International Film Festival

During the Official Awards Ceremony on the closing night of the festival, Jaeger-LeCoultre presented its iconic Reverso watch to the winners of the Best Film (Golden Lion) Award,Best Actress and Best Actor (Coppa Volpi Award).  These three personalised timepieces – adorned with a lacquered engraving depicting a lion, the symbol of Venice – are crafted in accordance with the finest traditions by the artisans of Jaeger-LeCoultre.

The GOLDEN LION for Best Film : THE SHAPE OF WATER by Guillermo del Toro (USA)

COPPA VOLPI for Best Actress: Charlotte Rampling in the film HANNAH by Andrea Pallaoro (Italy, Belgium, France).

COPPA VOLPI for Best Actor: Kamel El Basha in the film THE INSULT by Ziad Doueiri (Lebanon, France)

 

 

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JAEGER-LECOULTRE AND CINEMA

Since 1833, Jaeger-LeCoultre has remained dedicated to the legacy of watchmaking traditions while maintaining its expertise for invention in creating authentic, fine watchmaking legends. Committed to a constant quest for excellence and supported by a unique inventive spirit, Jaeger-LeCoultre has a long-standing engagement in supporting the appreciation and preservation of films.

For more than a decade, Jaeger-LeCoultre has been closely associated with the best artistic film festivals around the world, including Venice, Shanghai, and San Sebastian, and in turn pays tribute to the creative talent of filmmakers by annually awarding the Glory to the Filmmaker Award.

Through its close affinity with the world of film, Jaeger-LeCoultre has found shared values and a common mission: each second bears the imprint of a moment of eternity.

The feminine Rendez-Vous watch is with you in all the precious moments and adapts to every new role. Jaeger-LeCoultre invites every woman to express the actor within her, by capturing an iconic moment or scene from the movies.

Live a uniquely emotional moment and share it with everyone. #LikeinaMovie