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Dior and I
This beautiful documentary brings the viewer inside the storied world of the Christian Dior fashion house with a privileged, behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Raf Simons' first haute couture collection as its new artistic director-a true labor of love…
Versailles '73: American Runway Revolution - The Most Notorious Fashion Show Battle in History
Not many moments in life change the course of history, shatter the status quo and usher in a paradigm shift. But on November 28, 1973 at the Chateau de Versailles, such a moment took place. For the second time in…
Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel - An Intimate Portrait of a Female Fashion Icon
An intimate portrait and a vibrant celebration of one of the most influential women of the twentieth century -- an enduring icon who has had a strong influence on the course of fashion, beauty, publishing and culture. During Diana Vreeland's…
Alexander McQueen Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
Before bursting onto the London fashion scene with his daring, provocative collections, Alexander McQueen honed his tailoring skills on Savile Row. His sharp tailoring would continue to influence his dramatic collections as he explored challenging silhouettes presented in powerfully evocative…
Valentino: The Last Emperor
An intimate fly-on-the-wall exploration of the singular world of one of Italy's most famous men and provides a first-time glimpse into Valentino's world of bygone glamour. The film documents the colorful and dramatic closing act of the fashion icon's celebrated…
Chanel
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
In 1983, when German-born designer Karl Lagerfeld joined the house of Chanel, he changed the course of fashion history. To this day, the house is owned and controlled by the famously press-shy Alan Wertheimer, grandson of one of Coco's early…
Vivienne Westwood
Vivienne Westwood directed by Gillian Greenwood, follows the designer at work. Greenwood's film offers a unique insight into how she creates her distinctive and often shocking designs, and what have been her major influences. The film documents Westwood's rise from…
Yohji Yamamoto
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Boasting an unconventional yet undeniably beautiful vision, designer Yohji Yamamoto is one of the leading designers of our time. In the early 1980s, with Yamamoto at the forefront, the arrival of the Japanese designers in Paris heralded a darker, more…
Alexander McQueen Part 2
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
Becoming an established name didn't slow down this enfant terrible. Alexander McQueen continues to explore dramatic silhouettes ranging from the most fragile of dresses to molded carapace-like corsets all within a poetic storyline. As his career builds the fashion crowd…
Yves Saint Laurent Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
In June 2008 Yves Saint Laurent tragically lost his long battle with brain cancer and the world mourned the loss of one of its greatest couturiers. Saint Laurent was undoubtedly one of the most influential designers of our time. For…
Prada
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
In 1978 Miuccia Prada inherited the family's leather goods business from her mother and quickly expanded the company into one of the most talked-about clothing and accessories lines in Italy. Prada is always ahead of the times, and her individual…
John Galliano Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
When John Galliano graduated from London's Central St Martins School of Art in the early eighties he was a shy young designer with a quiet confidence who was already showing signs of future acclaim. Early in his career commercial success…
Jean Paul Gaultier
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
Newsmaker Jean Paul Gaultier has been making head lines since he exploded onto the fashion scene in 1976. Always a fashion catalyst, Gaultier packs huge auditoriums each fashion season with fans clamoring to see what revolutionary ideas he will present…
Diane von Furstenberg
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 1
The iconic Diane von Furstenberg printed wrap dress is unique in its simplicity and the favors that it does for most women's figures, but Diane von Furstenberg's own story is what makes her an icon today. Despite bearing the title…
Tommy Hilfiger
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
Born in the small town of Elmira New York, Tommy Hilfiger went on to revolutionize the classics with his famous "Tommy Twist." America's favorite flag bearer launched his label in 1985. Hilfiger's irreverent take on Americana merged with a hip-hop…
John Galliano Part 2
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
While always known for his dramatic tendencies, the financial success that comes with being the Creative Director of Christian Dior, and a part of the LVMH stable, has given John Galliano the checkbook with which to pay for an imagination…
Vivienne Westwood Part 1
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 3
Vivienne Westwood, the mother of punk style and the Grande Dame of British fashion has never failed to provoke. With an enduring love of historical fashions but a keen eye for innovation, Westwood has consistently delivered clothes that not only…
Givenchy Part 1 (Hubert)
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 5
For over forty years, Hubert de Givenchy was devoted to making women beautiful. Through the decades, this soft spoken couturier charmed glamorous beauties around the world. By designing clothes that combine simplicity with a touch of fantasy, his name is…
Dries Van Noten
Part of the Series: Designer Marathon Volume 4
From his start in the late eighties as a member of the landmark "Antwerp Six", Dries Van Noten has quietly captivated fashion lovers with his understated approach to dressing. Humble shapes are thoughtfully rendered in rich materials - sampling silhouettes,…
Gianni Versace - Final 24: His Final Hours
This episode focuses on the last hours of fashion designer Gianni Versace's life. On July 15, 1997, Andrew Cunanan who was obsessed with Versace and had been carrying a seven-year grudge, shot him on his daily walk.