Pierre Cardin – 2021

A figure of modernity - 1 x 52'


Pierre Cardin’s life is the fascinating tale of one of the most controversial French couturier, who went from a miserable childhood as an Italian refugee to an exceptional artistic and economic success.

This is the story of a man who built an empire by the strength of his talent, shaking up the codified world of Haute Couture to get through the incredible changes of the last 70 years of our history.

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Why we like it:

This brand new documentary pays tribute to the genius of a man who was always one step ahead of his contemporaries.

  • Genre:

    Fashion & Culture

  • Director:

    Isabelle Szumny

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  • Written by:

    Isabelle Szumny
    Sophie Kurkdjian