Release Date: March 28th, 2008
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min
Filmmaker Jyll Johnstone examines the life and work of 93-year-old actress Mimi Weddell.
Director: Jyll Johnstone
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