Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker Award
Golden Lion Award, Best Actress and Best Actor Reward
This year's "Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker Award" will also honour Al Pacino and his achievements as a filmmaker, the exceptional personality presenting his third movie in Venice, Wilde Salome, after previously distinguishing Takeshi Kitano in 2007, Agnès Varda and Abbas Kirostami in 2008, Sylvester Stallone in 2009 and Indian film director Mani Ratnam in 2010.
As a loyal sponsor of the Venetian festival since 2005, Jaeger-LeCoultre is actively involved in all the highlights of the event, adorning the stars with its finest creations and presenting a personalized Reverso watch to the winners: three unique models will thus reward the Best Actress and Best Actor of the year, as well as the Best Film, the Golden Lion Award. The watches will feature a lacquered engraving depicting a lion, the symbol of Venice, handcrafted in accordance with the finest traditions, and bear the inscription "68. Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica".