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McQueen 15

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DIRECTORS Ian Bonhôte, Peter Ettedgui

A variety of unseen footage is used to stitch together an engrossing portrait of brilliant fashion designer Lee Alexander McQueen in this elegant documentary.

A flamboyant and stylish documentary about the brilliant fashion designer Lee Alexander McQueen. The film explores his humble beginnings, his inspirations, the tight-knit band of collaborators he worked with, his creative process and the genius of his work. Home-movie footage, behind-the-scenes recordings and archive catwalk footage are stitched together with interviews to create a deeply personal journey. Supremely elegant and engrossing.
(2018 UK 111 mins)

Capturing Alexander McQueen’s irreverence, eclectic inspirations and emotional power, this is a beautifully fitting tribute … By combining cheaply shot home videos of the designer goofing off in the studio with archive of his shows and talking head interviews with some of his closest colleagues, the film-makers capture the impact he had on the people around him.  Simran Hans, The Observer

BBFC advice: Contains very strong language, sexualised nudity and references to sexual violence
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AUDIO DESCRIPTION

This film should be available in audio described format but this is subject to confirmation upon final testing prior to screenings. Please therefore contact the cinema prior to booking at info@saffronscreen.com to ensure that audio description is available. The optimum sound can be heard in the first three rows in the auditorium (rows AA, A and B), seats 1-12. We are currently seeking funding to install an enhanced system that will cover the whole auditorium.