A longtime supporter of the art of cinema, luxury watchmaker Jaeger-LeCoultre has enjoyed a long and fruitful relationship with numerous film festivals across the globe, but few carry the same weight as its longstanding partnership with the Venice International Film Festival. A number of actors, directors, producers and industry insiders sported different Jaeger-LeCoultre pieces on various red carpets during the 72nd running of the event.
British actor Nicholas Hoult wore a Jaeger-LeCoultre Deep Sea Chronograph watch while attending a photocall of his film, Equals.
Filmmaker Terry Gilliam wore a Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon Steel to A Bigger Splash Premiere.
American actor Joel Edgerton wore a Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Date watch at the Premiere of his new film Black Mass.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Communication Director Laurent Vinay walked the red carpet alongside Carmen Chaplin, who looked radiant wearing a Jaeger-LeCoultre Vintage Ladies’ Watch. Chaplin is a new brand ambassador for Jaeger-LeCoulture, and is the face of their latest advertising campaign.
Filmmaker and President of the jury, Alfonso Cuaron chose a Master Ultra Thin watch to attend the Premiere of Francofonia.
Jaeger-LeCoultre’s impact on the Venice Film Festival doesn’t stop at the red carpet. The brand has been a main sponsor of the Venice International Film Festival for over a decade. Additionally, Every year, the watch brand confers the Glory of the Filmmaker Award on a lucky individual chosen by the director of the festival. In April of 2013, as part of a partnership with the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York, Jaeger-LeCoultre launched the Filmmaker in Residence program, which supports filmmakers in the realisation of their future projects..