Smile It's Your Close Up: Radiant City

Wednesday, December 14th, 6:30pm

At the Museum of the City of New York

1220 5th Avenue at 103rd Street

Smile It’s Your Close Up: Radiant City

Bill Cunningham New York

Richard Press, 2010, 84 min

The contemporary, modish human flora and fauna of New York’s glittering concrete jungle are captured in Bill Cunningham New York, a look into the life of the late, great street and society photographer. Following the film, join us for a conversation to remember Bill with those who knew him and his work well.

Kim Hastreiter, Co-Founder and Editor, Paper Magazine

Mickey Boardman, Editorial Director, Paper Magazine

Richard Press, Director, Bill Cunningham New York

Sally Singer, Creative Digital Director, Vogue

Lana Turner, Bill Cunningham subject and friend

Phyllis Magidson (moderator), Elizabeth Farrar Tozer Curator of Costumes and Textiles, Museum of the City of New York

Smile, It’s Your Close Up: New York’s Documentaries, a nonfiction film series co-programmed by Jessica Green and Edo Choi of the Cinema at the Maysles Documentary Center and the Museum of the City of New York, zooms in on key moments, individuals, and communities to pose the question, “what makes New York New York?” Each program includes an introduction or conversation with filmmakers or other notable guests.

$15 for adults | $12 for seniors, students & educators (with ID) | $10 for Maysles Documentary Center members and Museum of the City of New York members. Includes Museum of the City of New York admission.

Includes Museum admission, wine or beer, and gourmet popcorn bar.

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Groups of 10 or more get discounts and priority seating, email or call us at or 917-492-3395.

This event is co-sponsored by the CUNY Graduate Center Film Studies Program, the FIT Models & Stylists Association, Hoot Magazine, the Hunter College Film and Media Studies Department, the International Center of Photography, Made in NY: Fashion, the Manhattan College Department of Visual & Performing Arts, the NYU Department of Photography and Imaging, the Pratt Department of Photography, and The Documentary Forum @ City College of New York.

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