Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston Poster

Release Date: January 20th, 2012

DVD Release Date: May 29th, 2012

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Plot Summary
Filmmaker Whitney Smith documents the couturier and milliner's work during the 1970s as he created the casual chic look.

Director: Whitney Smith

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

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  • It's unfortunate that director Whitney Sudler-Smith seems to have spent more time on his own hair than his interview prep. show more

  • The tension between the amateurish interviewer and the star interviewees gives the documentary a layer of authenticity that its otherwise formulaic structure and storytelling fail to find. show more

  • Despite dynamic subject matter, prime archive material and insightful interviewees, Whitney Sudler-Smith's intrusive presence onscreen somewhat trivializes his documentary tribute to Halston and the decadent disco years. show more

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