Countdown to theatrical release of Revolution – New Art for a New World, marking the centenary of Russian Revolution from the artists’ point of view.
Archives for July 2016
I was lucky enough to interview Betsy in her Belair mansion in Los Angeles. She invited me to film her unique collection of Haute Couture she’d worn throughout her life, every dress labelled with event and date, sometimes only worn once.
She specially loved Dior. Special amazing lady.
See my film The Secret World of Haute Couture.
Betsy Bloomingdale 2 August, 1922 – 19 July, 2016
Eddie Redmayne filming war art of Somme casualties at the Royal College of Surgeons,
by war artist/surgeon Henry Tonk.
The Battle of the Somme was the worst day in the history of the British Army.