Yay! Today is the big big day! Yup, that is right, the Lady Dior full short film is out for all to see! Much more than an advert, this is an eight-minute-long glamour fest, with Marion Cotillard as the myserious showgirl driving all men in the entire building wild with desire, from the open-mouthed young chap painting the theatre to an aristocratic wheelchair-bound Sir Ian McKellen. What will happen? Who will she end up with? How many of those sumptuous Dior accessories will you be putting on your Christmas list and, HOW come there are no tourists on the London Eye when
It’s been directed by John Cameron Mitchell of Hedwig and the Angry Inch fame. Don’t know whether your have seen the feature film, it’s about a characterful transsexual called Hedwig, and the ‘angry inch’ refers to the last little bit of penis left over after a sex change gone wrong. Anyway, it’s a musical, and there are lots of dream sequences and its gets pretty confusing. Our recommendation – watch it alone or with a GBF ‘cause heterosexual boys don’t really get the subtleties.
- Naomi Attwood