Brian DePalma is one of the most accomplished and respected Film Directors out there! His repertoire includes classic film like; Scarface, The Untouchables, Carlito’s Way and so many others.
Continuing in the spirit of supporting Film, Watch Maker Jaeger-LeCoultre will present Brian DePalma with the Glory to the Filmmaker 2015 Award during the 72nd Venice International Film Festival on Spetember 9, 2015.
The Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker Award is the annual prize established by Jaeger-LeCoultre in association with the Venice International Film Festival to pay tribute to personalities who have contributed to creating and bringing life to the art of filmmaking.
Following the award ceremony, the Festival will present the world premiere, Out of Competition, of the documentary De Palma (109’) by Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow.
The film grew out of the two directors’ spending time with Brian De Palma for over ten years.
It’s an intimate conversation between filmmakers, chronicling Brian’s six decade long career, his life, and his filmmaking process.