Film Screening: "Yellow Is Forbidden"

(2018, 97 minutes)

A brave designer chases her dream to be crowned haute couture. But she comes from China, where the fashion scene is plagued by knock offs and production lines. This new documentary focuses on the extraordinary story of fashion designer Guo Pei. Pei is the daughter of a communist soldier and a teacher, and she counts Rihanna and Beyoncé among her clients. Follow along as Pei attempts to join the ranks of France’s elite world of haute couture.

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