IRIS APFEL!

 

It looks as if someone has found the Philosopher's stone...

Born 1921 Iris Apfel has made her way becoming today's most talked fashion icon in the world. She is an American businesswoman, interior designer and cultural phenomenon! 

DON'T MISS THE GERMAN PREMIERE SCREENING OF IRIS & WITNESS THIS FLAMBOYANT LADY ON A BIG SCREEN:

Legendary documentarian Albert Maysles - one of the directors of the controversial GIMME SHELTER documentary - has now landed another GIG when it comes to finding a great topic for his creative-output... 

Source: The Festival Agency

Source: The Festival Agency

IRIS pairs the late 88-year-old filmmaker with Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, luminously dressed 93-year-old style maven who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades.

It is more than a fashion film, the documentary is a story about creativity and how a soaring free spirit continues to inspire and conquer our visions of age and life-time-stories...

Source: The Festival Agency

Source: The Festival Agency

Glamorous surroundings meet a glamorous persona: The screening will be held at the BABYLON Filmtheater at the Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz!

Opening its doors in the year 1929 - when Iris was already 8 years old... - The BABYLON, with its art-house inflected programming is valued as an address for cinephiles ever since. It is home for over 1000 film screenings per year and the place to be for film festivals from various directions and with various orientations. 

Source: Montecruz Foto | Flickr

Source: Montecruz Foto | Flickr

You're more than welcome to join this year's kickoff into an new and exciting year and era and witness this energetic Grande Dame of colourful appearances on a big screen! 

BABYLON

17 January at 20:00–23:00

Rosa-Luxemburg-Str. 30

10178 Berlin, Germany

What else IS THERE to say besides That FaSHION IS AGELESS And See you at the BABYLON!