Fashionable Tuesdays - Retro Couture with Christopher Rapalo and Madeleine & Richard Kirsh

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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU is proud to present Retro Couture, A Film by Miami Filmmaker Christopher Rapalo. Christopher Rapalo is a filmmaker from Miami, FL with a passion for film, photography, and fashion. His debut documentary 'Retro Couture,' premiered at the Miami Fashion Film Festival where it won Best Film "Audience Award' and was also a Best Documentary nominee. The film has also won Best Florida Short Film at Key West Film Festival, and was a Best Documentary nominee at the 2017 Mercedes-Benz South Africa Fashion Film Festival. Rapalo began his professional film career through his digital production agency, Third Dream Media.

Retro Couture explores the world of fashion in Miami as told through five locals in the industry inspired by vintage pieces. The documentary takes a look at Miami's history as a clothing manufacturer, and touches on it's future as the next fashion capital of the world.

Chris will be joined by Madeleine & Richard Kirsh from C.Madeleine's to discuss vintage and retro fashions.

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Free for Museum Members and FIU Students with ID, $5 non-Member RSVP Here