Yves Saint Laurent | TIFF

Yves Saint Laurent

Yves Saint Laurent (France)

Directed by:
Jalil Lespert
Cast:
Pierre Niney, Guillaume Gallienne, Charlotte Le Bon, Laura Smet
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Category:
Synopsis:

Paris, 1957. At the age of 21 talented designer Yves Saint Laurent takes up a position as assistant to Christian Dior. After Dior’s sudden death Saint Laurent is made artistic director of one of the world’s most renowned fashion houses. His first collection is a triumphant success and this shy fashion genius becomes famous overnight. Jalil Lespert's biopic explores the designer's life and career.

Festivals
Berlin 2013 (Panorama Special)

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