Celluloid and marble

After the films of Éric Rohmer, capturing a dream in primary colours. Photography by Emanuele Fontanesi, styling by Anna Schiffel

Tankaut 15_118Katya wears a top by Veronique Branquinho, a shirt by Carven and trousers by Acne Studios
Tankaut 15_119Left, Inga wears a jumper and a shirt by Jil Sander, trousers by Lemaire, shoes by Acne Studios and socks by Falke. The women in Rohmer’s films are frequently differentiated by the colours they wear. Right, she wears a shirt by Veronique Branquinho, a top and jeans by Kenzo, shoes by Acne Studios and socks by Falke

Tankaut 15_120Left, Shanna wears a top and a skirt by J.W. Anderson. One of Rohmer’s characters says, “Personally, I like life when it’s most like a novel.” Right, she wears a top and trousers by Tod’s, shoes by Acne Studios and socks by FalkeTankaut 15_121“In the real of Rohmer’s filmic universe, colour reveals an ordering presence, behind the camera and behind the world”—Fiona Handyside

Left, Inga wears a jacket, a top and trousers by Veronique Branquinho and shoes by Acne Studios. Right, Katya wears a shirt by Equipment, a top by Dušan and trousers and shoes by Acne Studios

Tankaut 15_122“Colour above all heightens the sense of reality and increases the immediacy of the setting” —Éric Rohmer

Shanna wears a blue top and trousers by Yiqing Yin and a white top by Nehera

Hair: Leslie Thibaud at Airport Agency / Make-up: Anthony Preel at Airport Agency / Photography assistant: Irving Pomepui / Styling assistant: Emil Kosuge / Set design: Valérie Weill at Bird Production / Casting director: Barbara Blanchard / Production: Bird Production / Models: Shanna Jackway, Inga Dezhina and Katya at Women Management