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Release Date: March 28th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Jyll Johnstone examines the life and work of 93-year-old actress Mimi Weddell.

Director: Jyll Johnstone

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The face may be vaguely familiar, and if the name "Mimi Weddell" doesn't ring a bell it will after you've seen Jyll Johnstone's affectionate documentary portrait of this unstoppable nonagenarian model and actress. show more

  • Though Weddell's accomplishments are inspiring, we would have been better served by a more impartial portrait. With its reverent tone, the movie often feels more like it was made by a doting granddaughter than a pro filmmaker. show more

  • Ten years in the making, Hats Off is a documentary tribute to the 93-year-old actress Mimi Weddell, one of those people for whom the word “individual” seems especially apt. show more

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