Monthly Archives: February 2013


Rebecca Wang supports the BAFTA awards in London 2013

The 2013 BAFTA award nominations were notable for their variety and quality, representing big-budget blockbusters, stunning international cinema and left-field independent films. The awards were always predicted to be “a wide open race”, and this, to quote BAFTA’s chairman Michael Willis, “really reflects the health of cinema throughout the world.”

Rebecca Wang supports the BAFTA awards in London

Rebecca Wang supports the BAFTA awards in London

Stephen Fry hosted the evening, and a stellar list of nominees and leading members from the film industry were in attendance, including Ben Affleck, Anne Hathaway, George Clooney, Ang Lee, Quentin Tarantino, Daniel Day-Lewis, Hugh Jackman, Steven Spielberg, Sam Mendes and Jennifer Lawrence.

Rebecca Wang supports the BAFTA awards in London

Rebecca Wang supports the BAFTA awards in London

Hollywood producer Rebecca Wang supported the awards in her capacity as a member of the Academy Circle, which constitutes the charitable side of BAFTA. She is strongly committed to a proactive role in enabling, encouraging and supporting all art forms of creative talent across the film industry.

In addition to the high-profile awards ceremonies held annually in London, Los Angeles and New York, BAFTA runs a year-round Learning and Events programme aimed at audiences of all ages and backgrounds across the UK and USA. The programme offers unique access via workshops, master classes, lectures and mentoring schemes to some of the world’s most inspiring talent.

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Rebecca Wang supports BAFTA awards in London 2013

The Academy has also in recent years extended the range of access to resources that inform and inspire. Its online archive is a treasure trove of features, photographs and interviews.

The 66th BAFTAs took place at London’s Royal Opera House on Sunday 10th February, and a post-ceremony dinner was hosted at the Grosvenor House Hotel.

Red carpet coverage was provided by BBC Three and BBC One broadcast the awards ceremony itself. Four new 360-degree cameras were employed to span the carpet, enabling viewers at home to enjoy the evening’s proceedings.

Please click here to see BAFTA Highlights 2012/13


Rebecca Wang attends the Crossfire Hurrican Rolling Stone Premiere at the BFI London Film Festival 2012

The BFI event opened with the Euro premiere of Tim Burton’s 3D animation FRANKENWEENEE, while his partner Helena Bonham- Carter will close the festival in Mike Newell’s production of GREAT EXPECTATIONS. The pair will receive special fellowship awards on October 20th. Other films that have already been aired as part of the festival include HYDE PARK ON HUDSON starring Bill Murray whose other recent films include Passion Play, executive produced by Rebecca Wang.

Rebecca Wang attends the Crossfire Hurricane documentary premier about The Rolling Stones at the BFI London Film Festival 2012

Rebecca Wang attends the Crossfire Hurricane documentary premier about The Rolling Stones at the BFI London Film Festival 2012

Rebecca Wang attends the Crossfire Hurrican Rolling Stone Premiere at the BFI London Film Festival

Rebecca Wang attends the Crossfire Hurrican Rolling Stone Premiere at the BFI London Film Festival


Rebecca Wang supports Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards Viewing party as a benefactor 2012

Sir Elton John’s latest AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party Raises $5.25m
The 20th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party took place at West Hollywood Park, Los Angeles onSunday 26th February 2012.

The evening has built up a long standing reputation for being an occasion that brims with elegance and generosity in equal measures, and Sunday’s gathering lived up to this by the $5.25 million raised. Among this year’s benefactors were Caesar’s Palace, M.A.C, Viva Glam, Rebecca Wang Entertainment, The Walt Disney Studios and Lorraine Schwartz. Rebecca Wang was delighted to support the event as a benefactor for the second year in succession.

Rebecca Wang supports Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards Viewing party

Rebecca Wang supports Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards Viewing party as a benefactor 2012


Rebecca Wang attends exclusive Chanel’s Métiers d’Art fashion show at Linlithgow Palace in Scotland

The Metiers d’Art Collection 2012/13 took place at the very special location of Linlithgow Palace on Tuesday 4th December at 6pm. Entry to the event was by invitation only. The collection presented the latest beautiful creations from the design studio founded by Coco Chanel.

Attendees from all over the world have had the opportunity to visit the capital’s tourist attractions, including the palace and the Royal Yacht Britannia. The guest list comprised of prominent figures within the fashion and entertainment industry. Those invited included Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Anna Wintour, Rebecca Wang, Carine Roitfeld and Keira Knightly. Producer Rebecca Wang said ‘It’s wonderful to be here tonight, Linlithgow Palace is a special historic location for such a stunning and prestigious show’.

Rebecca Wang attends exclusive Chanel’s Métiers d’Art fashion show at Linlithgow Palace in Scotland

Rebecca Wang attends exclusive Chanel’s Métiers d’Art fashion show at Linlithgow Palace in Scotland