If you can’t decide what to watch on a stay-in weekend, check the story of fashion on Netflix. On these six fashion documentaries you’ll watch inspiring stories and lives from revolutionary vista of a chief editor to epic design journey of a shoe craftsman…
Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards
Anna Wintour says she doesn’t even think of wearing shoes if it is not designed by Manolo Blahnik. The reason? Of course magical heels of Blahnik. It is a magic because he dedicates his artistry to his passion. He still doesn’t define himself as a designer, the obvious success of his has the scent of humbleness. The ‘Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards’ is like a fashion class for anyone who is interested in fashion.
Franca: Francesco Sozzani
Franca Sozzani was one of the most defiant chief editors in fashion, showed that fashion should, evenly must give a message while she was working for Vogue Italy. The documentary was dedicated by the son Francesco Sozzani to his mother named ‘Franca: Chaos and Creation’ goes around the political identity of fashion and tells the dauntless story of a lady who can dares to almost a modest system with liberty.
He never limited fashion with the boundaries of seasons and tried to shrink away the notion: trend. The Belgian creative director Dries van Noten is note a sole designer but a story teller of the fabrics. If you want to testify the epic tales of the fabrics, don’t miss the “Dries” documentary.
House of Z
How a modern fashion empire could be built? “House of Z” is a documentary that everyone who wants to take a step into fashion land to create his own brand should watch. The success story of Zac Posen, the 21 year old star designer from New York, is staged by cinematographic direction of Sandy Chronopoulos.
Irıs Apfel, is iconic. Suzy Menkes describes her as “the queen of collection”. The documentary “Iris” emphasizes the notion ‘icon’ which is attributed to her. Having world’s richest and most extensive fashion archive, Iris Apfel has such a timeless and refined fashion that that will make you question the place you are viewing the life, as well as fashion. May be, through the end of the documentary you may develop a passion for collecting be the next Iris, who knows…
Jeremy Scott: The People’s Designer
He is known with over-dosing popular culture to the fashion world and the question is Jeremy Scott a hero or evil? The answer is on ‘Jeremy Scott: The People’s Designer’ documentary!