Official Spirit Awards gift bag put together by On 3 Productions
By Gabrielle Pantera
HOLLYWOOD, CA (Gosh!TV) 3/7/2011 – The 26th Film Independent Spirit Awards gave top honors to Black Swan, Winter’s Bone, 127 Hours, and The Kids Are All Right. Also receiving awards were The King’s Speech, Exit Through the Gift Shop, Get Low, Tiny Furniture, and Daddy Longleg. Joel McHale was the host of the event recognizing the best independent films.
The official gift suite was produced by On 3 Productions. The Spirit Awards gift suites premiere sponsors were IFC, ELLE, Netflix, Piaget, Acura, Jameson Irish Whiskey, LG Cinema 3D, HTCTM, Stella Artois and Aveeno.
Celebrities were among the first to experience the LG Cinema 3D, their next generation 3D TV. New lightweight 3D eyewear gives a wider viewing angle. Enter now to win a free 3D TV at the LG website.
AMC Entertainment gave exclusive AMC Signature Passes. These passes allow one star and a guest to see movies for free at more than 300 AMC theatres across the U.S. for one year. Signature Passes are available to celebrities only.
Crunch gifted a 1-year gym membership and a private training session. Crunch has classes, equipment and punching bags. Whatever you preference in working out, Crunch will get you moving. Private training sessions and private group classes available to get into swimsuit shape.
Little Giraffe and Giraffe at home adult cover-ups and throw-blankets. Luxurious cover-ups and cozy throw blankets are plush soft and will keep you warm. Little Giraffe is also popular for their baby items.
Marchon designer sunglasses offer Jil Sander, Karl Largerfeld, Emilio Pucci, Calvin Klein and Fendi.
Nautica is refined casual classics. Nautica Beach Essentials Tote Bag was filled with Nautica swimwear for men and women, a beach towel and a “Save Your Oceans” T-shirt.
New Balance RevLite 890 running shoes offer the lightest running shoe. Celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak gave fitness tips to celebrities as they received shoes in the gift suite.
Pure Dark presented a slab of dark chocolate and dark chocolate with roasted and caramelized nibs for the celebrities to nibble on. Pure Dark offers premium hand-crafted, specialty dark chocolates. Pure Dark’s authentic and earthy chocolate uses ingredients with a robust flavore . Gifted an exclusive one-year offering of Pure Dark Products.
THE Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park is ready to make you feel pampered with it’s warm, personalized service. A great place to run into Hollywood celebrities in New York. The Ritz-Carlton gifted a weekend stay in a one-bedroom suite.
Vera Bradley presented a dockside tote in Periwinkle or Navy with a paisley umbrella and lunch bag in Boysenberry and dark blue.
Altoids Smalls are tiny breath mints that go with you. Four flavors: peppermint, wintergreen, cinnamon and simply mint. Gifted a 1-year supply.
The Film Independent Spirit Awards celebrates films made by filmmakers who embody independence and originality.
The Spirit Awards were held at the beach in Santa Monica the day before the Oscars and produced in association with Dick Clark Productions. Sandra Oh opened the red carpet with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and announced that LG Cinema 3D made a $100,000 contribution to Film Independent’s diversity program Project Involve that nurtures writers, directors and producers from under-represented communities.
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows was the Official host hotel for the Spirit Awards.
On 3 Productions produced the gift suite and the official ceremony gift bags. Included in the gift bags were: Aveeno, Living Color preserving shampoo for medium-thick hair, Smart Essentials daily nourishing moisturizer & hydrosport SPF 85 spray, ELLE Magazine, EMERGEN-C, Hasbro Ratuki, IFC Custom-designed 26th Spirit Awards Bag, Jameson Spirit Award Nominee Interviews DVD, Kind Nutrition Bar, Nautica Oceana eco-friendly reusable water bottle, Pure Dark slab, Santa Monica Place 3-month free valet service and a Stella Artois bottle opener.