The Backstory

2 seasons, 4 episodes

In our new regular series, the Backstory, Vogue interviews subjects from the magazine about their current projects, past achievements and why they do what they do.

Season 2


Wunderkind director Xavier Dolan, 27, took home the Grand Prix at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival this past weekend. Dolan, known for directing Adele’s video for “Hello” and starring in Louis Vuitton campaigns, took a minute from his back-to-back Cannes schedule to talk to about why he doesn’t differentiate between high and pop culture.