Told through his own footage, this is the story of iconic makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin from his troubled childhood to becoming the most in-demand celebrity and fashion make-up artist.

COMPLETED

Filmmakers: Lori Kaye
Year: 2017
Runtime: 60', 90'
Country: USA
Format: HD

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STORY

Kevyn Aucoin was the first celebrity make-up artist. From a troubled upbringing he sought out success in New York and quickly became the most in-demand celebrity and fashion make-up artist in town. His story is told through never before seen video footage shot by Kevyn Aucoin himself and features a who's who of the 1990s fashion world including Christy Turlington Burns, Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista, Kate Moss and more.

Awards

Daytime Emmy Award 2018

 

 


 

PRESS

"A lively, stirring portrait of a modern makeup king." - The Hollywood Reporter

"Aucoin changed the face of beauty, and the way women — celebrity or otherwise — felt about themselves." - Allure

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS

OutFest 2017