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Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards (2017)

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An in-depth portrait of MANOLO BLAHNIK, self-confessed 'cobbler' and the man regarded by most influential fashion figures as 'the best shoe-maker of the 20th and 21st centuries. A film for ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Manolo Blahnik ... Himself
David Bailey David Bailey ... Himself
Mary Beard ... Herself
Lucy Burley Lucy Burley ... Herself
Joan Burstein Joan Burstein ... Herself
Carlos García Calvo Carlos García Calvo ... Himself
Naomi Campbell ... Herself
Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele ... Herself
Sofia Coppola ... Herself
Rupert Everett ... Himself
Elsa Fernández Santos Elsa Fernández Santos ... Herself (as Elsa Fernandez-Santos)
John Galliano ... Himself
Amanda Harlech Amanda Harlech ... Herself
Anjelica Huston ... Herself
Iman ... Herself
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An in-depth portrait of MANOLO BLAHNIK, self-confessed 'cobbler' and the man regarded by most influential fashion figures as 'the best shoe-maker of the 20th and 21st centuries. A film for anyone who has ever looked longingly at a pair of... 'Manolos'

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Manolo: Kralj cipela See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,186, 17 September 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$60,056, 30 November 2017
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Nevision Studios One See more »
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Perfect for fashion fans
22 September 2017 | by jackrandlesSee all my reviews

A must see for fashion fans. The imagery and animations are a wonderful touch and paint a fascinating picture of Manolo and his career. Iconic and well-known industry voices and celebrities discuss their relationships and his life, interlaced with interviews, dramatisations, old photos and recent events. He is a fascinating individual and the scenes showing the factories and his sketching are a great insight into his work and process. Overall, an artistic and engrossing feel-good documentary film - not something you see every day.


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