Designer Raf Simons Talks Nerves, Fears, and Getting Emotional for New Documentary “Dior and I”
In an interview with WWD, Christian Dior’s Raf Simons discusses the filming of the documentary “Dior and I” about his coming to the house that will premiere next week at the Tribeca Film Festival. Geniuses get nerves, too.
270 hours of raw footage have been whittled down to the final documentary, a film that Simons found both comforting and emotional. Said Simons, “There was an enormous intimacy in the movie, which I think is also present in Dior, in the company. In the building, there was a strong kind of family feel.”
“As he watches the film long afterward, Simons squirms as his anger flares in some scenes…”
Main image: Dior fall 2014, photo by Guillaume Roujas for nowfashion.com