In celebration of Bendigo Art Gallery’s exhibition we revisit classic films featuring Edith Head’s costume creations, including the day suit worn by Audrey Hepburn in Funny Face and the sports coat worn by Cary Grant in To Catch a Thief – both featured in the exhibition.
Patrons at each session go in the draw to win a double pass to see The Costume Designer: Edith Head and Hollywood.
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance. Dir: Stanley Donen. Country: USA.
On assignment, NYC-based fashion photographer Dick Avery (Fred Astaire) is struck by the beauty of Jo Stockton (Audrey Hepburn), a shy bookstore employee he’s photographed by accident, who he believes has the potential to become a successful model.
He takes her to France to photograph her against iconic Parisian backdrops.
In the process, they fall for one another, only to find hurdles in their way.
A timeless musical treat with sensational costuming!