To celebrate the release of Gainsbourg
on DVD and Blu-ray, 10th of January, we are giving you three people the chance to win a copy of the French biopic in glorious high definition Blu-ray!
A vivid interpretation of the life of one of the twentieth century’s most extraordinary artists – singer, songwriter and hellraiser, Serge Gainsbourg
. Beginning with an enchanting glimpse at his early life, growing up in 1940′s occupied Paris, we follow the metamorphosis of precocious Lucien Ginsburg
into ‘Serge Gainsbourg
’, through his successful song-writing years in the 1960′s, until his death in 1991. Tracing not only the major steps in his musical trajectory from obscure pianist to cabaret artiste to major pop cultural phenomenon, Gainsbourg
also explores lesser known dimensions of his colourful persona: his Russian/Jewish roots and his aspirations as a painter. Gainsbourg
encompasses the seminal moments of his career and glamorous notoriety, including the recording of