Over the decades, Rolex watches have been part of cinema's most significant moments, worn on the wrists of iconic characters and the legendary directors who brought these stories to life.
It is the storytellers themselves who adopted Rolex years ago and who, over time, help to build the brand's enduring presence in this beguiling art form.
Four iconic filmmakers pay tribute to their mentors
Martin Scorsese, Kathryn Bigelow, Alejandro G. Iñárritu and James Cameron are legendary directors who remember the challenges that confront young filmmakers. Here they pay tribute to the people who lit the way, encouraging them to break boundaries and strive for artistic greatness. Rolex helps to promote excellence in filmmaking through its partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The brand is a Founding Supporter of the new Academy Museum which will explore the past, present and future of cinema.
To a future filmmaker
Filmmakers Martin Scorsese, James Cameron, Alejandro G. Iñárritu and Kathryn Bigelow have each made an enduring impact on cinema. They inspire the next generation of filmmakers to pursue their own ideas with the uncompromising passion that characterizes their own work.
Celebrating masters of cinema
The history of cinema has been defined by the work of those who combine exquisite artistry with technical mastery. Rolex is proud to support Oscar-winning directors Martin Scorsese, James Cameron, Kathryn Bigelow and Alejandro G. Iñárritu, as they continue to push the boundaries of the art of filmmaking.
James Cameron, the art of storytelling
James Cameron represents the pinnacle of filmmaking, with a boldness of vision and focus on technical innovation evident throughout his many movies. Titanic, which won 11 Oscars, is tied for the most awards ever, while Avatar holds the record as the highest-grossing film in history.