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Special Series
Reel Fashion at FIAF
and the Museum at FIT

Presented as part of Fashion at FIAF 2012

Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton, Tue, Feb 21 at 6pm

The Day Before: Fendi by Karl Lagerfeld, Wed, Feb 22 at 7pm

The Day Before: Proenza Schouler, Thu, Feb 23 at 6pm

And ELLE Created Woman, Mon, Feb 27 at 7pm

Introduction and Q&A with director Loïc Prigent on Feb 21, 21, and 23

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A series of four documentaries on fashion to be shown during the time between New York and Paris Fashion Weeks, presented by FIAF and the Museum at FIT, in collaboration with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and with the support of the European TV network ARTE.

Director Loïc Prigent will personally introduce his three films (Feb 21, 22, & 23) and will participate in Q&A sessions following the screenings.

Meet the Director
Loïc Prigent presents
Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
6pm

Katie Murphy Amphitheatre at FIT
Followed by a Q&A with director Loïc Prigent

Free!
RSVP required via museuminfo@fitnyc.edu

More Info

Loïc Prigent, 2007. Color. 82 min.
With Marc Jacobs, Naomi Campbell,
Sofia Coppola, Uma Thurman
In French with English subtitles

A witty portrait of Marc Jacobs balancing his roles as artistic director of his own American line and of the French house, Louis Vuitton.

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Meet the Director
Loïc Prigent presents
The Day Before:
Fendi by Karl Lagerfeld

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
7pm

FIAF, Tinker Auditorium
Followed by a Q&A with director Loïc Prigent

Free tickets for FIAF Members and FIT Faculty & Students available day-of event. $2 advance tickets recommended.

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The Day Before: Fendi by Karl Lagerfeld
Le jour d’avant: Fendi par Karl Lagerfeld

Loïc Prigent, 2009. Color. 52 min.
With Karl Lagerfeld
In French with English subtitles

In Paris and Rome, Karl Lagerfeld prepares for a show in Milan of Fendi furs, ready-to-wear, and accessories.

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Meet the Director
Loïc Prigent presents
The Day Before: Proenza Schouler

Thursday, February 23, 2012
6pm

Katie Murphy Amphitheatre at FIT
Followed by a Q&A with director Loïc Prigent

Free!
RSVP required via museuminfo@fitnyc.edu

More Info

The Day Before: Proenza Schouler
Le jour d’avant: Proenza Schouler

Loïc Prigent, 2009. Color. 52 min.
With Lazaro Hernandez, Jack McCollough
In French with English subtitles

Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough, the young designers behind the edgy and elegant Proenza Schouler label, prepare to debut their Fall 2009 line. Anna Wintour loves them, the models walk for free, and New York is at their feet. How do they deal with the pressure?

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And ELLE Created Woman
Et ELLE créa la femme

Monday, February 27, 2012
7pm

FIAF, Tinker Auditorium

Free tickets for FIAF Members and FIT Faculty & Students available day-of event. $2 advance tickets recommended.

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David Teboul, 2006. Color. 84 min.
In French with English subtitles

A rich exploration of the creation of ELLE magazine, from its shared history with the women’s movement to its presence in the constant evolution of fashion trends. Images from the ELLE archives are interspersed with clips of fashion designers, such as Azzedine Alaïa, Jean-Paul Gaultier, and Christian Lacroix, and others who have played roles in the history of the magazine.

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FIAF Venue
& Ticket Info

FIAF
Tinker Auditorium

55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022

Tickets
FIAF Members, FIT Faculty,
and FIT Students: Free**
Non-Members: $10
Students with ID: $7

Buy Tickets
Online: Ticketmaster.com
Call: 1 800 982 2787

Visit Box Office

**Free tickets distributed on the day of screening. Present your FIAF or FIT ID card at the box office. Advance tickets also available for $2.

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FIT Venue
& Ticket Info

FIT
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre

Fred P. Pomerantz Art
and Design Center
Seventh Avenue
at 27th Street

New York, NY 10001

FIT Tickets
Free!
RSVP required via
museuminfo@fitnyc.edu

FIT screening tickets not available through FIAF

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ARTE
 
Museum at FIT
 
The Cultural Services of the French Embassy New York State Council on the Arts a State agency
   
American Airlines

Curated by FIAF, the Museum at FIT & the Cultural Services of the French Embassy. Special thanks to ARTE, the Museum at FIT & the Cultural Services of the French Embassy.

Cinema programs at FIAF are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature

FIAF Winter 2012 Season Sponsors: American Airlines, the official airline of FIAF; the Cultural Services of the French Embassy; Institut français; the Florence Gould Foundation; National Endowment for the Arts; New York State Council on the Arts; the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; Robert de Rothschild

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