Music Box Films Presents
MANOLO: THE BOY WHO MADE SHOES FOR LIZARDS
Directed by: Michael Roberts
Now Playing at the Music Box Theatre
"Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world."
– Marilyn Monroe
Manolo is an in-depth portrait of legendary fashion designer Manolo Blahnik, whose extraordinary dedication to his craft set a fashion standard among celebrities, stylists, and industry icons. Longtime fashion journalist Michael Roberts presents this never-before-seen peek into Mr. Blahnik’s world, featuring a ‘who’s who’ of the fashion and entertainment industries including Anna Wintour, Rihanna, Paloma Picasso, Iman, Naomi Campbell, Rupert Everett, Karlie Kloss, André Leon Tally, and more.
Official Website: http://www.musicboxfilms.com/manolo
Official Facebook Handle: @manoloblahnikfilm
Official Twitter and Instagram Handle: @ManoloFilm
Official Hashtag: #ManoloFilm
About Music Box Films:
Founded in 2007, Music Box Films is a North American distributor of acclaimed international, American independent and documentary features. Recent releases include Hannes Holm’s A MAN CALLED OVE nominated for Best Foreign Language Film and Best Achievement in Makeup & Hairstyling at the 89th Academy Awards, Terence Davies’ A QUIET PASSION starring Cynthia Nixon, and François Ozon’s FRANTZ. Current and upcoming releases include Martin Provost’s THE MIDWIFE starring Catherine Deneuve and Catherine Frot, MANOLO: THE BOY WHO MADE SHOES FOR LIZARDS featuring ‘who’s who’ list of some of the most notable figures in the fashion and entertainment worlds, CHAVELA a documentary about the legendary Mexican Ranchera singer Chavela Vargas, AIDA’S SECRETS a moving documentary that unravels a web of family secrets, Cédric Klapisch’s BACK TO BURGUNDY, and VAZANTE Daniela Thomas’ first feature debut.
Music Box Films is independently owned and operated the Southport Music Box Corporation, which also owns and operates the Music Box Theatre, Chicago’s premiere venue for independent and foreign films. For more information, please visit www.musicboxfilms.com.
About The Music Box Theatre:
For the last two decades, the Music Box Theatre has been the premiere venue in Chicago for independent and foreign films. It currently has the largest theater space operated full time in the city. The Music Box Theatre is independently owned and operated by the Southport Music Box Corporation. SMBC, through its Music Box Films division, also distributes foreign and independent films in the theatrical, DVD and television markets throughout the United States.
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