Wednesday, 8 September 2010

Clive Owen and Jeremy Renner at the Jaeger Le-Coultre party, Venice Film Festival


clive owen / ph: pascal le segretain, getty images

jaeger le-coultre was one of the sponsors of the 67th venice film festival. on tuesday night, they threw a party and a few artistes were seen wearing some of their most intricate pieces. actor clive owen was one of the guests, and if i am correct he wore the jaeger le-coultre 'gyrotourbillion', which is one of their breakthrough watches in their history.

billed as a world first, the spherical tourbillon wrote a new chapter in the art of watchmaking. the amazing platinum cased and alligator strapped timepiece combined several fascinating complications: a running equation of time, a perpetual calendar equipped with four retrograde hands and it guarantees an 8-day power reserve. this is like the crown jewel of jaeger le-coultre, i think it's absolutely amazing we get to see clive owen with the watch, and not just belonging to the watch museum.


jeremy renner / ph: pascal le segretain, getty images

actor jeremy renner was also at the event, and was spotted with my favourite jaeger le-coultre watch, the 'reverso'. if i am correct, jeremy wore the 'reverso duo', which featured 2 watch faces (but this could also be the 'reverso classique' as the watch case is pretty thin). regardless, the 'reverso duo' is my absolute favourite as it is such a classic, and versatile enough with 2 watch faces.


the 'reverso duo' featured a single mechanical movement which powers both dials. absolutely amazing partnership between the swiss watch maker and the acclaimed film festival. i look forward to many more amazing timepieces on the venice redcarpet.




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1 comment:

  1. They just had to highlight the time pieces by placing the alternating hand near the watch...Lol...incredible..can we get more Rolex post please, sir!

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