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Iris Apfel's Getting a Fashion Film

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The inimitable, glamorous 90-year old fashion icon Iris Apfel has revealed that she will be the subject of a documentary film. The Telegraph reports: "Apfel, who hit the landmark age earlier this year, will be the focus of a new documentary by filmmaker Albert Maysles. In an interview with The New York Times, Maysles—who was the brains behind the 1975 film Grey Gardens—described Iris as 'wonderfully strong-willed, opinionated and single-minded.'" [Telegraph]