Forever red, a story of the iconic lipstick

Written by Ian Simpson & Claudia Marschal, directed by Claudia Marschal


Synopsis

Lipstick exists since the dawn of time. Cultural, traditional, scandalous or trendy, this tiny object often symbolizes power and rebellion. The film traces its history and embarks on a spirited visualization of how lipstick has been used throughout the ages, revealing its multiple audacious ways and how it remains a major fashion and cultural icon today. Inextricably linked to the history of women and men, the iconic lipstick perfectly mirrors our society and its various political struggles.

Format: 16/9 - 1x52’ - Coulour - HD
Production: UN FILM À LA PATTE, PANORAMIQUE TERRE PRODUCTIONS, ARTE G.E.I.E. & R.T.B.F.
Fundings: Centre National du Cinéma et de l'image animée, Région Grand Est