A limited season of Yohji Yamamoto’s stirling documentary will screen at ACMI during Melbourne Fashion Week (or ‘M/FW’ in style algebra).
‘Dressmaker’ offers an intimate portrait of the life and work of Yohji Yamamoto, one of the most influential and enigmatic fashion designers of the last forty years, unveiling a fascinatingly complex life story of this visionary 74 year-old Japanese craftsman.
The film sheds light on his artistic approach and creative working process, as well as how he sees the Fashion industry today and how that impacts on Japan and the world.
Yohji Yamamoto: Dressmaker screens at ACMI from 1 – 10 Sep 2017. Buy tickets here. Enigmatic Genius – unpicking Yohji Yamamoto, the talk, will take place at ACMI on 9 September 2017. Buy tickets here.