For its first year as “Official Watch and Timing partner” of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), 88 Rue du Rhone — a young watch brand founded by Raymond Weil heirs Elie and Pierre Bernheim — produced 50 limited-edition timepieces to be given to all presenter of the BAFTA awards. Several of these watches will be given away through social media contests.
The 88 Rue du Rhone Limited Edition BAFTA timepiece features an engraving of the EE British Academy of Film and Television Arts logo on the caseback. The men’s model has a 42-mm rose-gold case, with black dial, date display and chronograph functions. The ladies’ version has a 35-mm stainless-steel case that features 11 diamond indices, with the number “8″ as the only arabic numeral on the dial.
To learn more about 88 Rue du Rhone’s involvement with BAFTA and for a closer look at the watches, click on the video below.
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