In the finest French film to cross the channel in years, fashion favourite Catherine Deneuve plays the “trophy wife” in the super stylish farce, Potiche. InStyle caught up with the fashion legend to talk about the film as well as to find out her thoughts on style. See the interview – left.
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Oh-so cool and really very funny, Potiche (French slang for trophy wife) sees Yves Saint Laurent’s leading lady, Catherine Deneuve, play a trophy wife turn successful businesswoman. Set in the 1970s, and amid stereotypes galore, Catherine’s Suzanne Pujol is forced to take over her husband’s factory when he falls ill, only to exceed everyone’s expectations.
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Potiche is in cinemas now.
By Sarah Smith