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Date:
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

 

Virtual Film Club: The Gospel According to Andre

Lori Kartchner, Curator of Education

Join our museum community online for a discussion of the film The Gospel According to Andre. From the segregated American South to the fashion capitals of the world, operatic fashion editor André Leon Talley's life and career are on full display, in a poignant portrait of one of the truly unique figures of 20th century American culture. The conversation will be led by our Curator of Education Lori Kartchner. We hope to see you there!

About the Film

From the segregated American South to the fashion capitals of the world, operatic fashion editor André Leon Talley's life and career are on full display, in a poignant portrait of one of the truly unique figures of 20th century American culture. Weaving together a wealth of archival footage from the most glamorous moments in fashion history The Gospel According to Andre provides insight into Andre's life and career, whose barrier-breaking work at publications like Women’s Wear Daily, W and Vogue left an indelible impact on the industry. (Magnolia Films, 2018, 94 minutes)

How to Participate

To participate, watch the film at your leisure before Thursday, August 27th. The film is available to stream HERE on Hulu or HERE on Amazon Prime. We will email you a link and instructions for joining our group discussion online.