Halston is a feature documentary capturing the epic sweep of the designer’s life and the decades he literally and figuratively shaped. Partially based on the book by his niece Lesley Frowick, the project benefits from direct access to intimates and insiders,from confidante Liza Minnelli to heir Tom Ford. Exploring dramatic cultural and social changes through the lens of the fashion world, this is the life and times of an iconic seventies Don Draper.
Frédéric Tcheng is a French-born filmmaker. He co-produced and coedited Valentino: The Last Emperor, the 2009 hit shortlisted for the Best Documentary Oscar. He is the co-director of Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was released by Samuel Goldwyn. His directorial debut ‘Dior and I’ premiered at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival and released by The Orchard in 2015.
Filmmakers: Frédéric Tcheng