The 69thCannes Film Festival in France has much action happening on the sidelines with its incredible associations. One such glamorous happening was the annual amfAR Cinema Against AIDS 23 Gala. Adding to the glitz was whenMoët &Chandon auctioned its one-and-only, handmade MCIII Wine Cellar with 23 magnum bottles of MCIII champagne, offered exclusively for the 23rd edition of the Gala. The MCIII Wine Cellar was auctioned for €100,000, with proceeds benefitting lifesaving AIDS research.
The star-studded amfAR Cinema Against AIDS 23 Gala is widely considered to be the Cannes Film Festival’s most exclusive gathering. Moët &Chandon, the champagne of cinema – and the official champagne of the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS 23 Gala – hosted and toasted the cinema world’s most successful celebrities at the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc, including Kevin Spacey, Helen Mirren, LéonardoDicaprio, Fay Dunaway, OrlandoBloom, Uma Thurman, and many others.
“Moët &Chandon and the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS 23 Gala have long been creating memorable moments together at the Cannes Film Festival,” said StéphaneBaschiera, President and CEO of Moët &Chandon. “In our Maison’s signature spirit of generosity, this year we are thrilled to share the prestigious experience of MCIII and the unique MCIII Wine Cellar.”