Monday, 14 October 2013

Classy Watch Makers Sponsor Lupita's Hollywood Movie

Classy watch brand Jaeger-LeCoultre supported this week two major Cinema achievements as part of its multi-year partnership with the Film Society of Lincoln Center: the New York Premiere of 12 YEARS A SLAVE directed by Steve McQueen and the Tribute Gala honoring Ralph Fiennes.

On October 8th, Director Steve McQueen's film, written by John Ridley and based on the true story Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, abducted and sold into slavery.

The evening was punctuated by the screening of the film followed by a Q&A session with the cast of the movie including Lupita Nyongo, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Sarah Paulson, Paul Dano.