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Main Title: Boutique magnifique [DVD film] : memories of fashionable Collins Street / a documentary by Lesley Sharon Rosenthal.
Author: Rosenthal, Lesley Sharon, 1953-
Issko, David.
Imprint: South Yarra, Vic. : L. S. Rosenthal, c2010.
Collation: 1 DVD (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 cm
Summary: "This feature length documentary recounts memories of Melbourne's fashionable Collins Street and its fabulous, long-gone boutiques. Through an eclectic range of stories, Boutique Magnifique explores many of Collins Street's famous couture houses, couturiers, designers and exclusive department stores, and their influence on fashion from the early 20th Century to the present day. The film's eighteen vignettes take us on chronogical tour of history, celebrating fashion and entrepreneurship, but also oral storytelling. A salute to the changing times, it explores the nuances of how we once lived and dressed, and the evolution of clothing styles in changing circumstances. It s a social history of fashion, vividly evoking a time when Collins Street was the hub of style"--ACMI website.
Subject: Collins Street, Melbourne
Clothing stores
Melbourne [Naarm] (Vic.) (Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Country)
Supported by City of Melbourne. 2.30: Laura Jocic. 7.35: Katie Somerville. Shoes. David Wittner. Wittner's Shoe Store / Stores. Le Louvre. Lilian Whiteman. Georgina Whiteman. Monty Rudov. Esther and Jack Rudov. 18.56: Elvie Hill. 21.00: Athorn Manufacturing Company. 27.10: Hall Ludlow. Diane Masters. 34.40: Yvonne Raphael, John Browning Opticians. 39.00: Paris Kyne. 43.25: Diane Masters. Rita Finlay, Georges. 51.00: Maggi Tabberer. 52.30: Rachelle King, Georges. 57.00: My Lady's Lounge. 57.50: Hicks Atkinson. 58.20: Russell Collins Restaurant. 59.00: Hilliers. 100.00: Georges. 101.30: Sportsgirl. 102.05: Sportsgirl, Hazel Benini, Bruno Benini. 106.45: Prue Acton. 115.20: House of Merivale and John Hemmes: Merivale and Mr John. 128.41: Marissa Sillitto: Sillitto: The Italian Touch. 135.10: Vicky Cole, Sportsgirl. 143.10: Jenny Bannister, Clarence Chi. 151.00: Patricia Carlini, Figgins Diorama, Don Figgins. 157.25: Linda Britten, Japanese Wedding Blessings.
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Video Library Computers Folder: Video Available not for loan
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