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In anticipation of ART MEEETS FASHION in September 2014, the
Art Center presents a series of classic fashion-themed films.
All films will be screened in Levitt Auditorium at 1:30 pm.



  • Bill Cunningham: New York (2010)

    Sunday, March 9
    Richard Press, director
    84 minutes / not rated

    Chronicles a man who is obsessively interested in only one thing,the pictures he takes that document the way people dress. The 80-year-old New York Times photographer has two columns in the paper's Style section, yet nobody knows who he is.
    Starring Bill Cunningham, Anna Wintour, Michael Kors


  • Diana Vreeland: The Eye has to Travel (2012)

    Sunday, March 16
    Lisa Immordino Vreeland, director
    92 minutes / rated PG-13

    For decades, Diana Vreeland was one of the leading authorities in fashion through eccentric self-taught skill and a bold stylistic audacity. This film guides you through this fashion pioneer's long career from her youth in Paris until she became a leading magazine fashion columnist and editor. In this medium, Vreeland challenged its preconceptions to present a new definition of beauty and vivaciousness where nice clothes were just the beginning for something deeper.
    Starring Diana Vreeland, Richard Avedon, David Bailey


  • The September Issue (2009)

    Sunday, March 23
    R.J. Cutler, director
    90 minutes / rated PG-13

    The September 2007 issue of Vogue magazine weighed nearly five pounds, and was the single largest issue of a magazine ever published. With unprecedented access, this film tells the story of legendary Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour and her larger-than-life team of editors creating the issue and ruling the world of fashion.
    Starring Anna Wintour, Hamish Bowles, Sarah Brown


  • Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's (2013)

    Sunday, March 30
    Matthew Miele, director
    93 minutes / rated PG-13

    It's the most mythic of all American emporiums - and the scene of many an ultimate fashion fantasy. Now audiences get a rarified chance to peek behind the backroom doors and into the reality of the fascinating inner workings and fabulous untold stories from Bergdorf Goodman's iconic history in Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's.
    Starring Rachel Zoe, Candice Bergen, Ashley Olsen