Fiji Water, The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) hosted an event with The Cinema Society to celebrate the British talent showcased at the 53 New York Film Festival.
Many notable supporters came out to celebrate including Sting and Trudie Styler, Uma Thurman, Andre Balazs, Hugh Dancy, Gina Gershon, Erin Richards (Gotham), Zuleikha Robinson (Homeland, The Following), Dylan Walsh (Nip/Tuck, Unforgettable), Kelly Rutherford, Michelle Collins (The View), Joanna Christie (Narcos), Chaske Spencer (Twilight), Ian Nelson (The Hunger Games, The Judge), Kevin Daniels (Modern Family), Geoffrey Fletcher, Domingo Zapata, Stella Schnabel, America Olivo, Alina Baikova, Tali Lennox, producer Christian Colson, Celine Rattray, Tristine Skyler, Laurie Durning, Jazmin Grimaldi, Daniel Benedict, Julie La’Bassiere (BAFTA New York, CEO), Luke Parker Bowles and Luke Wintour.
Incredible talents in the film industry such as Kate Winslet and Michael Fassbender could also be found earlier in the week at the festival’s Centerpiece presentation of Steve Jobs presented by Fiji Water. George Clooney, Roger Deakins, John Tuturro and Time Blake Nelson were at the festival’s 15 Anniversary of Oh Brother, Where Art Thou as well.
Guest enjoyed the view of the Midtown skyline at the PH-D Terrace at the penthouse floor of Dream Midtown including Thurman and Balazs who were spotted mingling at the event. Despite stormy weather outside, guests enjoyed the atmosphere, hors d’oeuvres, plenty of Fiji Water and signature St-Germaine cocktails.
The recipes for the cocktails are as follows:
The St–Germain Royal Fizz
1 ½ parts Grey Goose Vodka
1 part St–Germain Elderflower Liqueur
¾ Fresh Lime Juice
2 parts Chilled Soda
The St–Germain Cocktail
½ ounces St–Germain Elderflower Liqueur
4 ounces Martini Prosecco
1 ounce Club Soda