In September 2013, Hong Kong-French palace-level brand Cartier Cartier held the ‘Watches and Miracles’ exhibition at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, not only presenting new masterpieces of watches, but also especially for the King of Asia The short film in which the superstar Andy Lau participated in the performance held a world premiere event, witnessing the birth of the Tank MC watch, a new member of the Tank family.
Cartier has always been praised as a world-renowned high-end jewelry and watch brand, and its watchmaking technology, creative aesthetics, superb technology, new ideas and forward-looking perspectives have all once again demonstrated the brand’s 166 years of birth through the Tank MC Extraordinary achievements.
Mr. Stanislas de Quercize, Cartier’s global president and CEO, attended the premiere and enjoyed the short film starring the talented Mr. Andy Lau. Mr. Andy Lau made himself back in the film, and several important moments in his life rushed through the picture-from childhood to participating in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games-revealing his philosophy of time, even more closely with the Tank watch The spirit of Echo is far away-to break through ourselves, to move forward bravely, and to keep pace with the times.
In addition to this short 90-second video, the audience was more fortunate to appreciate the behind-the-scenes production footage. In this tidbit, Mr. Bailie Walsh, the British genius director who filmed the film, and Mr. Andy Lau shared their insights on Cartier’s philosophy and the Tank spirit. Mr. Andy Lau said: ‘Behind every talent, there must be hard work to have a future. Without the appearance of Tank, our watches are likely to be round.’
The Tank watch was born in 1917. With its bold and innovative rectangular case design, it opened a legend of watch series. The case and strap are integrated into one, the compact lines achieve precise shape, the free spirit and elegant temperament make it not only a popular classic design, but also a favorite of celebrities and elegants. To this day, the Tank watch continues to evolve, inspiring many innovative designs, while still maintaining its unique personality.
The new Tank MC series is a tribute to Cartier’s exquisite watchmaking craftsmanship and elegance. Dial between rectangular and square, resolute lines, rounded curves, small second hand movement, and the first 1904 MC automatic mechanical movement created by Cartier, showing the magnanimity In seconds, it has become another timeless and masculine watch in the timeless and classic watch family of Tank, and it is also a tribute to Cartier’s dedication to contemporary yas.
Stylish, maverick, constantly innovating but loyal to himself, these qualities make Mr Andy Lau the best performer of this watch collection. He has the courage to break through the limitations and get rid of a single acting style, which confirms the motto of the Tank watch-Never Stop. Mr. Andy Lau has participated in more than 130 films and has won many awards, fully showing the brilliance and power of the Asian film industry. Mr. Andy Lau collaborated with Cartier for the first time last year and attended the brand’s Tank Watch Night in Shanghai. The philosophy he shared with the Tank watch made him one of the celebrities and esteemed people who interpreted the Tank watch in a unique personal style.
Mr. Andy Lau also appeared at the premiere event and shared with you his feelings about this cooperation with Cartier, his life philosophy, and appreciation of the Tank MC watch.