Genre: Documentary. Dir: Lorna Tucker. Country: UK.
Since igniting the punk movement, Dame Vivienne Westwood has been redefining British fashion for over 40 years, and is responsible for creating many of the most distinctive looks of our time. This film blends archive and insightful interviews with Vivienne and her fascinating network of collaborators, guiding us on her journey from a childhood in Derbyshire to the runways of Paris and Milan. An intimate homage to a cultural icon as she fights to maintain her brand’s integrity, her principles and her legacy – confirming that age has not mellowed the punk couturier. At 77, Westwood is still a rebel through and through.