From 25th September to 3rd October, Paris is transformed into a giant catwalk with the arrival of Fashion Week 2018!
Spectacle and show, dazzling designers, new trends and more: Watch TV5MONDE for programmes that will take you into the hot seat of the glitz and glam of this premier event in the world of Fashion.
Tues 4th Sept at 6:40pm*
On the programme:
• Meet Pierre Cardin, doyen of the great French fashion houses
• The secrets of Azzedine Alaïa and exclusive interview with her muse, Naomi Campbell
• Fashion at the museum: Dior, Saint-Laurent and more
• The scandalous life of Gianni Versace
Christian Dior : la France
Tuesdays 25th Sept and 2nd Oct at 6:40pm*
A true ambassador for French style, always at the forefront of new trends and styles and the creator of the New Look - that timeless elegance à la française. From Christian to Dior, a close-up look at this man of fashion, from his interviews to his creations plus a look at his favourite French places.
Wax in the City
Sun 30th Sept at 7:40pm*
Africa is fashionable and its hallmark is wax, a fabric that has become the symbol of the cultural mixing of a generation. More and more Afro-French stylists are choosing to integrate it into their creations. Miss France 2014, French-Beninese Flora Coquerel follows said stylists in their busy adventures around the world.
The 12th, 15th, 22nd, 25th, 26th, 29th Sept & 2nd Oct at 8:15pm*
On the occasion of the Paris fashion shows, ready-to-wear and haute couture alike, Viviane Blassel invites creators to come watch their own fashion shows and freely express themselves about their models and more, in a cosy and "home-like" environment, conducive to intimacy and sharing of secrets. Decoding the path of creativity…
And regular Fashion and Style programmes to enjoy all year long...
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The energy of French creation in the worlds of fashion, design, art, beauty and gastronomy.
- Coverage of the Haute Couture shows on the catwalk:
Dior (Maria Grazia Chiuri)
Chanel (Karl Lagerfeld)
Schiaparelli (Bertrand Guyon)
Givenchy (Claire White Keller)
- A focus on Chinese designer Guo Pei
- Coverage of the Jewellery shows:
Anna Hu (Chine)
Chaumet (Africa treasures collection)
Sundays at 4pm*
Fashion, design, cuisine, style… Discover or rediscover France through its young creatives, and its chic and hip places.
- La maison Lesage (embroidery)
- Inès de la Fressange
- Elise Chalmin, styliste
*Paris times GMT+2
Agnès Varda, widow of Jacques Demy, is considered as one of the greatest french filmmakers of all time. In february, Jerusalem Cinematheque pays her tribute with special screenings of her iconic artwork (more info here).
In April, TV5MONDE will offer a special retrospective of 3 movies by Agnès Varda - watch this space!