“La La Land” world premiered at the opening of the 73rd Venice International Film Festival where Jaeger-LeCoultre has been partner of for more than a decade. On this occasion, Damien Chazelle also wore his Master Ultra Thin Moon timepiece.
“La La Land” tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, the original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams.
SANTA MONICA, CA – DECEMBER 11: Damien Chazelle speaks onstage during the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards at Barker Hangar on December 11, 2016 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jerod Harris/WireImage)
VENICE, ITALY – AUGUST 31: Director and screenwriter, Damien Chazelle wearing a Jaeger-LeCoultre watch and actress Emma Stone attend the ‘La La Land’ photocall during the 73rd Venice Film Festival at the Palazzo del Casino on August 31, 2016 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Jaeger-LeCoultre ) *** Local Caption *** Damien Chazelle; Emma Stone
SANTA MONICA, CA – DECEMBER 11: (L-R) Producer Gary Gilbert, actors Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, director Damien Chazelle, producer Jordan Horowitz, costume designer Mary Zophres and composer Justin Hurwitz, winners of Best Picture for ‘La La Land’, pose in the press room during The 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards at Barker Hangar on December 11, 2016 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)