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.
Berlin 2013 (Panorama Special)