Blade Runner (Ridley Scott, 1982)
The Shining (Stanley Kubrick, 1980)
The Birds (Alfred Hitchcock, 1963)
The Hunger (Tony Scott, 1983)
Broken Glass (David Thacker, 1996)
Sweet Charity (Bob Fosse, 1969)
''Films always inspire me. They bring alive an idea like nothing else can. I have used them as visual backdrops in my shows, as they instill such an incredible atmosphere of emotion.''
JEAN PAUL GAULTIER
Moonraker (Lewis Gilbert, 1979)
Diamonds Are Forever (Guy Hamilton, 1971)
Live and Let Die (Guy Hamilton, 1973)
The Man With the Golden Gun (Guy Hamilton, 1974)
The Spy Who Loved Me (Lewis Gilbert, 1977)
The Piano (Jane Campion, 1993)
Time of the Gypsies (Emir Kusturica, 1989)
Fantmas (Andre Hunebelle, 1964)
''I was inspired by the James Bond girls of the 60's and 70's. The women were elegant, sexy and strong, and they were already mixing glamour and sportswear. 'The Piano' was the source of my spring '94 collection.''
Gaultier made costumes for Luc Besson's ''The Fifth Element,'' Peter Greenaway's ''The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover'' and Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet's ''The City of Lost Children.''