Jaeger-LeCoultre, a Swiss watchmaker, once again joined hands with the 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival as an official partner to host a charity dinner and opening reception at the Shanghai West Coast Art Center on June 15, 2019. Invite guests from all over the world to join the nine-year legend. On the day of the event, Jaeger-LeCoultre continued to help classic film restoration projects through public auctions to protect and inherit the immortal classics of light and shadow art. At the same time, the Jaeger-LeCoultre “Filmmaker Honor Award”, which debuted in China last year, once again shined in Pujiang this year, paying tribute to the Chinese filmmakers who have made unremitting efforts and achieved outstanding achievements. Jaeger-LeCoultre Ambassador Jing Bairan, Amanda Seyfried, the famous director Tian Zhuangzhuang and many other filmmakers gathered at a dinner party to meet the flower scene and witness the bright light and shadow.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Hosts Charity Dinner and Opening Reception at Shanghai West Coast Art Center
The red carpet moment of Jaeger-LeCoultre
Jaeger-LeCoultre Global CEO Ms. Catherine Rénier and Jaeger-LeCoultre Ambassador Jing Bairan at the Jaeger-LeCoultre Charity Dinner to witness the bright light
Internationally renowned actor Amanda Seyfried and Jaeger-LeCoultre Global CEO Ms. Catherine Rénier at the Jaeger-LeCoultre Charity Dinner to witness the bright light and shadow
Beauty of Nature, Art of Time
The Jaeger-LeCoultre workshop, which was born in Ru Valley, Switzerland, has undergone 186 years of change. The natural beauty and tranquility of Zhong Ling have given Jaeger-LeCoultre a unique tone and become the inexhaustible inspiration for Jaeger-LeCoultre watchmakers. Source. From the morning dew among the flowers to the vast starry sky, everything is in an orderly balance, in a beautiful and pure way, recording the passage of time and telling eternal poetry and feelings. Master watchmakers in the Jaeger-LeCoultre workshop, listening to the heartbeat of time, feeling the dance of time, will pass the perfection of craftsmanship and precision technology from generation to generation, creating a lot of handed down works, and constantly breaking through precision technology The border. This year, Jaeger-LeCoultre will give birth to a natural environment of infinite inspiration, presented at the Shanghai West Coast Art Center, praising the art of time and the charm of light and shadow with the splendor of flowers.
Jaeger-LeCoultre creates a realm of flowers, praising the art of time and the charm of light and shadow
Jaeger-LeCoultre Jing Boran talks with brand watchmaker Christian Laurent in the flowering realm
Jaeger-LeCoultre Charity Dinner
Jaeger-LeCoultre’s passion for precision art continues and extends to the world of light and shadow, paying attention to and supporting film cultures with the same artistic value. As a long-term partner of world-renowned film events, Jaeger-LeCoultre and the Venice International Film Festival jointly launched the Jaeger-LeCoultreGlorytotheFilmmakerAward in 2007. In 2018, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s ‘Filmmaker Honor Award’ shined at the Shanghai International Film Festival for the first time, paying tribute to Chinese filmmakers who have made outstanding contributions to film art. This year, the glory once again shined at the 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival. On the evening of the banquet, the famous filmmaker Tian Zhuangzhuang won this honor. It was won by the famous international actor Amanda Seyfried, deputy director and director of Shanghai International Film and Television Festival Center. Tong Ying, deputy general manager of Shanghai International Film Festival, and Catherine Rénier, global CEO of Jaeger-LeCoultre, presented awards. Tian Zhuangzhuang, as one of the representative figures of the ‘Fifth Generation of Directors’ in China, not only carries his passion for the film industry, but also contains a powerful force, giving his works observation and reflection on the times, human beings and society. Shooting methods bring different themes and types of works to Chinese movies. Tian Zhuangzhuang directed the film ‘The Rogue Horse Thief’ in 1986, whose Tibetan 4K repair version was selected as the CannesClassics of the 2019 Cannes Film Festival. This film reflects the director’s contemplation and exploration of film art, strives to break through boundaries, and constantly pursues higher More than 30 years later, it continues to promote the development of Chinese films. The director’s enthusiasm for the continuous exploration of light and shadow art coincides with the innovative spirit of Jaeger-LeCoultre’s commitment to time art. Time flies and the art legends are immortal.
Internationally renowned actor Amanda Seyfried, deputy director of Shanghai International Film Festival Center and deputy general manager of Shanghai International Film Festival Co., Ltd. and Ms. Catherine Rénier, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s global CEO, awarded ‘Jacques’ to the famous director Tian Zhuangzhuang Filmmaker Honor Award ‘
Flowers blooming on the sea, like light and shadow
Over the past nine years, Jaeger-LeCoultre has invested in classic Chinese film restoration projects, and successfully restored more than ten representative film works through 4K technology. The choice of films spans different eras, genres, themes and regions, leaving precious memories of the times for the Chinese film industry. And historical information. This year, Jaeger-LeCoultre sponsored the restoration of ‘Sea Flowers’, which was directed by Hou Xiaoxian, during the 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival. This film is adapted from China’s first dialect novel, ‘Biography of Sea Flowers’, written by Han Bangqing and by Zhang Ailing Translated and named ‘Flowers at Sea’, through the unique long lens aesthetics of Hou Xiaoxian, the picture of love, hate, sadness and joy is depicted in plain narration. The story takes place in Shanghai at the end of the 19th century. The dialogue of Wu Nong’s soft words vividly portrays the delicate thoughts of the characters in the film; the meticulous care of clothing and utensils, reproduces the prosperity and customs of Shanghai in the late Qing Dynasty, and displays the background of the great era Unique mark.
On the evening of the charity dinner, Jaeger-LeCoultre donated a limited edition Rendez-Vous dating moon phase watch worldwide-2019 Shanghai International Film Festival Charity Auction Customized Model, helping Chinese classic film restoration projects, the auction proceeds will be used to repair the next classic The film, ‘Blessings’ shot in 1956, pays tribute to the 100th anniversary of the birth of famous actor Bai Yang. Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Date Moon Phase Watch-2019 Shanghai International Film Festival Charity Auction Customized Model, rose gold case with silver guilloché dial, set with 107 beautifully cut diamonds, moon phase at 6 o’clock In the display window, the moon, stars and clouds are reflected in the red sky. The innovative red moon phase and red crocodile leather strap symbolize the passion of Jaeger-LeCoultre for the art of light and shadow.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Global CEO Ms. Catherine Rénier, Jaeger-LeCoultre Managing Director Maxence Kinget, and Jaeger-LeCoultre Ambassador Jing Bairan awarded the auctioneer Rendez-Vous dating series moon phase watch-2019 Shanghai International Film Festival Charity Auction Customization and Honor
The master watchmakers of Jaeger-LeCoultre bred inspiration from nature, blended sophisticated high-end watchmaking technology with flawless production technology, constantly broke through boundaries, and cast classics between the wrists. In the name of flowers, go on a date with Jaeger-LeCoultre and the art of light and shadow, and continue to write the chapter with the film world.