Jaeger-LeCoultre celebrates Charlie Chaplin

Jaeger-LeCoultre pays tribute to Charlie Chaplin and celebrates

the 100th anniversary of his character “The Little Tramp

Jaeger-LeCoultre and Carmen Chaplin at the
41st Annual Chaplin Award

New York – April 28th, 2014
Jaeger-LeCoultre joined the Film Society of Lincoln Center in honoring Rob Reiner as the recipient of the 41st Annual Chaplin Award in New York.
Carmen Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin’s granddaughter, attended the prestigious Gala to pay tribute to her grandfather whose talent made its mark on history, and was the first emblematic figure of Cinema to be awarded by the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
 

From the left to the right: Honoree Rob Reiner on stage at the 41st Chaplin Award Gala, Carmen Chaplin wearing a Jaeger-LeCoultre Joaillerie 101 watch.
The celebration was also attended by a host of notable guests honoring the director, producer, actor, and political activist’s career and included movie and interview clips culminating in the presentation of The Chaplin Award by Martin Scorsese.
The evening’s proceedings also included appearances by Billy Crystal, Michael Douglas, Michael McKean, Meg Ryan.
 

From the left to the right: Martin Scorsese and Carmen Chaplin

Jaeger-LeCoultre CEO Daniel Riedo, Carmen Chaplin and Communication Director Laurent Vinay

Prior to the Chaplin Award Gala, a unique photographic exhibition Chaplin Forever!”, retracing the most famous moments of the beloved actor and producer’s career was inaugurated at the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
 

Jaeger-LeCoultre inaugurates “Chaplin Forever!” Exhibition

New York – April 24th, 2014
Jaeger-LeCoultre celebrated the opening of Chaplin Forever!
in honor of the 100th Anniversary of Chaplin’s character “The Little Tramp”, held at the at the Film Society of Lincoln Center.

Curated by the Musée de l’Elyséelocated in Lausanne, Switzerland, this unique photographic exhibition pays homage to the beloved actor and producer Charlie Chaplin and retraces the most famous moments of his career.

On this special occasion, Carmen Chaplin screened her two short movies “A Time For Everything” and “The Innovators” as a tribute to her grandfather’s legacy.

 

From the left to the right: Carmen Chaplin at the inauguration of “Chaplin Forever!” Exhibition wearing a Jaeger-LeCoultre vintage Reverso Duoplan watch.
Carmen Chaplin and Jaeger-LeCoultre CEO Daniel Riedo.
Chaplin Forever! is on display at the Film Society of Lincoln Center from
April 25th to May 4th, 2014.

The Chaplin photographic collection contains about 10,000 photographs and negatives. In the context of this unique exhibition at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, we have the privilege to present iconic images selected for the occasion” Sam Stourdzé, director of the Musée de l’Elysée, mentioned.


“Chaplin Forever!” Exhibition at the at the Film Society of Lincoln Center including Charlie Chaplin’s Memovox watch from 1953
The world of fine watchmaking and the art of cinema require similar skills: the mastery of detail, the improvement of technique, an incessant creativity, and the passion for excellence.
Jaeger-LeCoultre, involved in the world of filmmaking for several years now, strives for perfection, as did Charlie Chaplin when making movies.

Jaeger-LeCoultre and Cinema: http://www.jaeger-lecoultre.com/US/en/luxury-watches/cinema-1
Film Society of Lincoln Center: 
http://www.filmlinc.com/
Musée de l’Elysée: 
http://www.elysee.ch/en/homepage/
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