Planet Fashion TV Covers the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival! Cannes, France (May 29th, 2012)Written by Planet Fashion TV 01 June 2012
Planet Fashion coverage began on May 18th daytime with the premier of Madagascar 3, with Jada Pinkett, Chris Rock, and Ben Stiller. A brief segment was shot about Carol S. Miller Bags as a fashion tie-in because the couture beach bags are made in Madagascar! Later Planet Fashion covered the Sean Penn event for Haiti. Escorted by Super Model Petra Nemcova, Penn raised 1.3 million Euros for the devastated island nation. Also at the red carpet affair was Eva Longoria, Harvey Weinstein, Jessica Chastain, Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Stiller, and Gerard Butler. Next up on May 19th Planet Fashion was media partner for an event by Richard Nillson and real estate Partner Sir Richard Branson, at their luxury property, the renowned Villa Oxygen. The event was called the space galactic party in honor of Branson’s space galactic voyages. Uk Swimwear brand Beach Junkie displayed its summer 2012 collection in a beautiful fashion show, with fair-trade beach bags by Carol S. Miller. Winter wear line Goldberg from Holland also displayed a collection. The atmospheric water generator EcoloBlue was featured at the event; space age water for a space age event. May 20th was the Annual Cannes Film Festival Anniversary Party, with special guest Jean Du Jardin from the artist. On May 21st Planet Fashion did behind the scenes coverage at Spas Des Stars in the elite luxury hotel The Carlton. Spa Des Stars is home to celebrities during the festival. They are given complementary treatments and services all week, and have press junkets inside the spa! May 22nd Planet Fashion covered the premier of Brad Pitt’s film “Killing them softly”. Looking great Pitt discussed the film at a quick press conference. Later that night Planet fashion was a media partner for an exclusive private event at Villa L’Abri for Mammoth Entertainment and Investor Marcel van Lohuizen, one of the original tech engineers and founding stock owners of Google. Hosted by The Anonymous of London, The powerhouse attendee list included Frank Binder, Owner of Lloyd Yachts, the largest Yacht builder in the world. Philipp Weiser, CEO of Billion dollar private aviation company ZeptAir, Tempus Luxury Magazine, RTL news, Traci Mondella co-owner of EcoloBlue, Gaby Chamat of Dubai Venture Communications and a special performance by acclaimed pianist from the London Philharmonic, Fabio D’Andrea. Celebrities included Steve Lyon Male model, and Colin Egglesfield star of the new Jennifer Love Hewitt and Cybil Sheppard TV series, “The Client List”. Special thanks to liquor sponsor Ruby Blue of Ireland. May 23rd Planet Fashion was media partner for a daytime cocktail party at Majestic Beach and pool for L’Oreal. A special highlight of the week was the Planet Fashion coverage of the celebrity heavy events for Dior, Chopard and Di Grisogono. Look for comprehensive red carpet video of these fashion events coming soon. Finally, the main event and reason for it all, the Palm D’Or. See the list of main festival winners below.
AMOUR (Love) by Michael HANEKE
REALITY by Matteo GARRONE
Award for Best Director
Carlos REYGADAS for POST TENEBRAS LUX
THE ANGELS’ SHARE by Ken LOACH
Award for Best Actor
Mads MIKKELSEN in JAGTEN (The Hunt) by Thomas VINTERBERG
Award for Best Actress
Cristina FLUTUR & Cosmina STRATAN in DUPÃ DEALURI (Beyond The Hills) by Cristian MUNGIU
Award for Best Screenplay
Cristian MUNGIU for pour DUPÃ DEALURI (Beyond The Hills)
SESSIZ-BE DENG (Silent) by L. Rezan YESILBAS
BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD by Benh ZEITLIN presented in Un Certain Regard Selection
PRIZE OF UN CERTAIN REGARD
DESPUÉS DE LUCIA by Michel FRANCO
SPECIAL JURY PRIZE
LE GRAND SOIR by Benoît DELÉPINE and Gustave KERVERN
UN CERTAIN REGARD AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS
Suzanne CLÉMENT for her performance in LAURENCE ANYWAYS directed by Xavier DOLAN
UN CERTAIN REGARD AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS
Emilie DEQUENNE for her performance in À PERDRE LA RAISON directed by Joachim LAFOSSE
SPECIAL DISTINCTION OF THE JURY
DJECA by Aida BEGIC
(Children of Sarajevo)
About Cannes Film Festival
The Cannes International Film Festival (French: Le Festival International du Film de Cannes or just Festival de Cannes), is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres including documentaries from around the world. Founded in 1946, it is the world's most prestigious and publicized film festival. The invitation-only festival is held annually (usually in May) at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès. The 2012 Cannes Film Festival took place from May 16 to May 27, 2012. The President of the Jury was the Italian film director Nanni Moretti.
About J/P Haitian Relief Organization (J/P HRO)
A non-profit organization founded by the American actor Sean Penn in response to the January 12, 2010 earthquake in Haiti. J/P stands for Jenkins-Penn, a reference to Sanela Diana Jenkins, whose foundation supported initial relief efforts, with Sean Penn.
Revolutionary atmospheric water generator company founded by Henri-James Tieleman. For more on purchase or distribution of this product visit http://ecoloblue.com/
Abut Carol S. Miller Beach Bags:
Sustainable Hand Made Raffia and Straw Bags. Made in Madagascar by local artisans, the sale of these bags supports the individual artisans and a percentage of the profit from Carol S Miller aids a home grown agency La Maison D'Aina. This charity has built 2 schools, aid in social services, medical and dental care, teaches sustainable farming practices. To purchase Carol S. Miler Beach Bags visit http://www.carolsmillerhandbags.com.
About Ruby Blue:
New berry infused liquer by Spirited Drinks LTD of Ireland.
About Villa Oxygen:
Luxury Property in Super Cannes owned by Sir Richard Branson and Swedish real estate mogul Richard Nillson.
About Beach Junkie Swimwear:
Beach Junkie was founded in 2012, by British Socialite and model Kayleigh Ann Casiraghi who has been featured in numerous international magazines and TV Shows. The Beach Junkie swimwear line is a couture collection of unique one of a kind pieces, personally designed by Casiragi herself. The line combines elegance and glamour with interesting embellishments like embroidery and Swarovski crystals.
About The Anonymous:
Launched in January 2010 by Veronica Voronina, The Anonymous has quickly established itself as one of the leading luxurious, global concierge consultancies, providing distinct lifestyle management, business development and concierge services to their private members and clientele. With offices in London, New York, Los Angeles and Dubai, the Anonymous has unique, individually tailored, exclusive service.
About Planet FashionTV:
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