bill cunningham new york is a stunning documentary about a true pioneer in street style.
at 80 something years old, the New York Times photographer has devoted his entire life to creatively chronicling fashion trends. It is impossible not be moved by bill’s unwavering passion and modesty. the film shows interviews with many eccentric fashion icons, and some of bill’s “regular subjects”, who respect and admire his work.
as described by the filmmakers, “Bill Cunningham New York is a delicate, funny and often poignant portrait of a dedicated artist whose only wealth is his own humanity and unassuming grace.”
“We all get dressed for Bill,” says Vogue editrix Anna Wintour.
Shail Upadhya, a former U.N. official from Nepal, and one of Bill’s regular subjects.
Iris Apfel, former interior designer, fashion icon and one of Bill’s regular subjects.