- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 31 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: September 2, 2008
- Originally Released: 2007
- Label: Koch Lorber Films
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.78
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital - French
- Subtitles - English - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
- Bonus Footage: Outtakes
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Empire - 11/01/2007
4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his access-all-areas portrait of Chanel's creative chief does more to emphasise the tenacity involved in a fashion career than any wannabe model show."
Entertainment Weekly - 11/16/2007
"[The film] offers a rare glimpse into the soul of the fashion world." -- Grade: B
Sight and Sound - 12/01/2007
"[S]ince Lagerfeld turns out to be an extraordinarily clever and monstrously interesting character, the film can hardly fail to be diverting."
Los Angeles Times - 12/14/2007
"[An] elegant documentary....As determined as he is to remain ultimately an enigma, Lagerfeld gives the viewer a good idea of his beliefs, ideas and values."
Total Film - 04/01/2008
3 stars out of 5 -- "[An] intimate, amusing portrait....His restless, relentless schedule is a glossy grind, enlivened by fleeting A-list cameos..."
Ultimate DVD - 04/01/2008
"This glossy documentary follows legendary fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld through a year in his glamorous existence..."
Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld lies at the heart of this style-centric documentary from director Rodolphe Marconi (LOVE FORBIDDEN).
Description by Koch Entertainment Distribution:
For the first time Karl Lagerfeld, the innovative designer who has ruled the House of Chanel for more than two decades, agreed to trust a director to create a film based on his life. After three years of crisscrossing the globe filming the outspoken icon, Rodolphe Marconi unveils the inner workings of the influential and enigmatic star.