Remember this fantastic journey, last year? Discovering the vineyards in Cognac was the first step.
Last week, like Jack Bauer on a mission I spend 24 hours at Cannes International Film Festival with House Rémy Martin, discovering new cocktails, walking the red carpet and enjoying some of the hippest parties.
10:00 arriving in Nice
11:00 arrival at Le Majestic
« best hotel on la Croisette » said the private driver to us
12:00 views from my hotel room
13:00 lunch at the Nikki Beach, la terrasse
16:00 Discovering the Rare Cask II 42.6
17:00 at last « My little Tumi » is in my room !
With the rush of the Festival, my luggage (My little Tumi) spend a few hours to climb to my room…
Smoking, bow ties, shiny shoes, shirts, small but full of space, everything is well packed and fine, ready for the mission!
18:00 Silencio Cannes
18:30 an encounter with Rob McHardy, mixologist at Silencio Paris
Rob McHardy, mixing the Rémy Soolong cocktail
21:00 dress code
Smoking and evening dress: featuring Joseph Ayoub, Alice Hoffman (Rémy Martin) and Emanuele d’Angelo
Crowded crowded crowded ! People in the street are crazy, walking to the Palais is a real fight !
22:00 The Red Carpet
22:15 ready for the show
Borgman the new movie from dutch director Alex van Warmerdam is the story of evil people (who live in an underground den!) infesting an upper middle class family. Borgman is a tiedous (the last part), but pleasant movie to see, between Rainer Werner Fassbinder and Michael Haneke.
22:30 the movie team entrance
actress Hadewych Minis and the movie team (below) on the red carpet
00:00 Remy Martin party at VIP Room
For the fourth year, Rémy Martin was one of the official supplier Cannes International Film Festival. This party was one of the finest of the festival.
2:00 Robin Thicke « blurred lines »
Robin Thicke, Remy Martin ambassador arrive for a private showcase
A blurred Robin Thicke picture…
Caroline Sarrot Lecarpentier, International PR Manager at Rémy Martin, wearing Lefranc-Ferrant dress by Béatrice Ferrant
3:00 Milla came and say « Hi » !
Milla Jovovich also came at Rémy Martin private suite
6:00 lights off
10:00 Hotel Majestic (waking-up and check out)