New York, New York – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazine
Brioni, which exclusively dresses Richard Gere in Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions’ ARBITRAGE, joined forces with The Wall Street Journal for the New York premiere of the film on September 12. Brioni dressed event attendees Richard Gere, Nate Parker and writer/director Nicholas Jarecki. Also in attendance: Susan Sarandon, Graydon Carter, Brit Marling, Patrick and Mia Demarchelier, Zac Efron, Chris Noth, Erin Fetherston, Laetitia Casta, Kelly Rutherford, Bruce Weber and Gina Gershon. The screening of the film took place at Lincoln Center’s Walter Read Theater and the after-party at Monkey Bar.
Brioni started celebrating the release of ARBITRAGE last month when it sponsored an intimate screening of the film organized by The Peggy Siegal Company in East Hampton on August 12, followed by a dinner at the home of Leila and Mickey Straus. Event attendees included Jon Bon Jovi, Jimmy Buffet, Edie Falco, Lisa Maria Falcone, Mark Feurstein, Sally Hershberger, Pia Lindstrom, Michael Lynne, Eric Ripert, Russell Simmons, Alexander & Lisa Vreeland and Roger Waters.
ARBITRAGE is a taut and alluring suspense thriller about love, loyalty, and high finance starring Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Tim Roth, Brit Marling, Laetitia Casta, and Nate Parker. The film was written and directed by Nicholas Jarecki, and had its world premiere at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. It was produced by Laura Bickford (Traffic, Duplicity), Kevin Turen, Justin Nappi, and Robert Salerno (A Single Man), and executive produced by Brian Young, Mohammed Al Turki, Lisa Wilson, Stanislaw Tyczynski, Lauren Versel, Maria Teresa Areda and Ron Curtis. ARBITRAGE is scheduled for theatrical release September 14 nationwide.
Renowned for its unparalleled Made-in-Italy craftsmanship and sartorial excellence, Brioni was founded in Rome in 1945 and has grown from a Roman atelier into a global luxury lifestyle brand. Brioni has dressed countless Hollywood personalities, business leaders and heads of state over the years. The Brioni Master Tailors are highly committed to tailoring excellence and innovation, striving to achieve the most perfect and impeccable fit. The brand became part of the PPR Group in January 2012.