The first ever authorised documentary about Karl Lagerfeld one of the most influential and revered fashion designers of the late 20th century. Director Rodolphe Marconi is granted exclusive access to the enigmatic designers private life laying bare his innermost thoughts creative processes and obsessions. What emerges is an intimate and rounded portrait of a man prone to bouts of quiet introspection and sadness yet who exudes a disarming sense of humour a man whose adulation for the arts is manifest in everything he touches. Rodolphes lens is suitably probing without being intrusive and sympathetic without being sycophantic. He has researched his subject well and presents Lagerfelds story in its proper context.
Release Date: 18 February 2008
Certificate: 12 - Suitable for Persons Aged 12 or Over
Sound: Dolby Digital
Production Year: 2007
Main Language: English\French