An intimate portrait of a unique artist and a free woman
The love affair between “Jane B.” and her adopted country was immediate and has lasted for over 50 years.
Through an exceptional interview with Jane Birkin, this film looks back at the life and career of an artist who is a unique figure in the French musical and cinematographic landscape.
Gautier & Leduc
With the participation of
France Télévisions, RTS et RTBF
With the support of
Centre national du cinéma et de l’image animée
Jane Birkin has built a unique bond with France. Between French people and this daring little English girl, it was love at first sight. And this love story has been going on for more than 50 years. She was successively the muse of Serge Gainsbourg, Patrice Chéreau and Jacques Doillon and became simply known as “Jane B.”.
Carried by an exclusive interview with Jane Birkin, the documentary film Jane Birkin and Us unfolds the life and career of a unique artist, who holds a special place in the French musical and cinematographic landscape… and in our hearts. The intimate portrait of a free woman.