Yohji Yamamoto: Rebel in Black

Behind the scenes leading up to the Paris Collection

Ever since he shocked the world in the 1980s with his entirely black garments, Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto has remained at the forefront of the fashion industry. Today, his clothes garner renewed international attention, especially from young "fashionistas" active on social media. However, at 75, Yamamoto contemplates how to continue this craftsmanship, and do so in his beloved Japan, which has not escaped the trend of cheap and fast fashion. The program offers an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look into his 2019 collections, and reveals the timeless philosophy that underpins his works. Can the master craftsman pass on his skills to his young protégés, and are they even ready?