The International Festival of Films on Art - 39TH Edition from March 16 to 28, 2021

Peter Lindbergh - Women's Stories

Germany | 2019 | 100 min
English | Subtitles in English
Author: Jean Michel Vecchiet
Director: Jean Michel Vecchiet
Categories :
FIFA Competition


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A portrait of renowned fashion photographer Peter Lindberg, who passed away in September 2019. Lindberg celebrated the beauty of women through his work and contributed to the meteoric rise of fashion icons (such as Naomi Campbell and Linda Evangelista) in the 1990s. Seeking the man behind the public image, this film turns to the women who shared his space and shaped his creative life. This compelling documentary, set to a dramatic soundtrack, unveils the world of a unique, enigmatic and fascinating individual.

Berlinale - Berlin International Film Festival, Germany (2019)
CPH:DOX, Denmark (2019)
Rome Independent Film Festival, Italy (2019)
LA Fashion Festival, USA (2019)


Jean Michel Vecchiet

Since the late 1970s, Jean Michel Vecchiet has been the subject of numerous exhibitions in museums and festivals all over the world. Since 1997, he has also become a director of television news and documentaries. His films have been broadcast in more than fifty countries among them Basquiat, a Life, Iran a Power Unveiled, Lives and Deaths of Andy Warhol, Photographers of Mao, Peter Lindbergh, a Portrait, Marc Riboud: The Man who Walks.
Jean Michel Vecchiet lives between France and Lebanon. The United States, China and the Middle East are among the territories where he has been shooting his films for the past forty years. Art, history and geopolitics are his favorite subjects.

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