Doc Soup Sundays: Manolo
Doc Soup Sundays: This Sunday morning spin on our popular Doc Soup series features new, classic and rarely seen docs on art, culture and design docs with special guest Q&As.
Step into the storied universe of Manolo Blahnik with this in-depth portrait of the legendary designer whose dedication to his craft has made him the world’s most famous luxury shoemaker.
Director and fashion journalist Michael Roberts takes a never-before-seen inside look at the designer’s incredible life and work, from his childhood on the remote Canary Islands, to a globe-spanning brand endorsed by A-list celebrities and Sex and the City's Carrie Bradshaw.You may not be able to afford the shoes, but this biopic will almost certainly bring you as much delight.
Elizabeth Semmelhack, Senior Curator at the BATA Shoe Museum, will lead a post-screening discussion.