FRANCE

Culture

chloe sheppard’s new exhibition will transport you back to 1960s france

Step back in time with ‘A Much Better Illusion’, a one night only exhibition and short film that feels very Jean Luc-Godard if he lived in 2018 and had an Instagram.
Roisin Lanigan
10.9.18
Film

of course wes anderson's next film is a musical set in 1950s france

Leaked production details reveal he's taking over an entire French town to shoot it.
Mitch Parker
9.20.18
Think Pieces

why is street harassment such a part of french culture?

As awareness grows around sexual harassment and assault, France needs to move away from its local, ingrained macho culture.
Alice Pfeiffer
8.6.18
News

saint laurent is taking over colette on monday

Get those Christmas lists ready.
Georgie Wright
11.24.17
News

this is france's solution to fashion's retouching addiction

In an effort to curb eating disorders amongst the nation's youth, France is zeroing in on skinny models. But the new legislation has already attracted a fair amount of criticism.
Hannah Ongley
5.8.17
Fashion

rue-l are trying to do something about activewear’s reputation

The label on why sweatpants are no longer a sign of defeat.
Hilary Bourke
11.2.16
melbourne

aaizél’s french connection: the melbourne brand that found its heart in paris

Designer Minnie Jo on why local designers will always be drawn overseas.
Jamie-Maree Shipton
10.31.16
Music

two french record sleuths have released a compilation of perfect rarities

Stocked at Colette, 'Sky Girl' is a music lovers dream.
Briony Wright
8.11.16
Culture

the moroccan youth that daydream of france

Photographer Ilyes Griyeb captures the fantasies and realities of the young men of Morocco who dream of an escape to France: a promised land of supposed opportunity and glamour.
Alice Pfeiffer
8.2.16
Culture

meet the french muslim street artist fighting for coexistence

As a divided France recovers from the shockwaves of terrorism, Combo the Culture Kidnapper is calling for communities to come together.
Edward Meadham
5.30.16
Culture

the youth revolution shaking the heart of paris

On Thursday 31st of March, French students assembled in Place de la Republique to protest against changing work laws. What began as a simple demonstration grew into four days of occupation. Could this be the start of a new movement for social change in...
i-D Staff
4.5.16
Culture

meet the future stars of french cinema

i-D and Kenzo shoot the exciting, young talent nominated for the César Award for Most Promising Young Actor and Actress, and ask them about their vision of the future.
i-D Staff
3.12.16