Life story: The Manolo Blahnik documentary

Life story: The Manolo Blahnik documentary

'The boy who made shoes for lizards'

Text: Chloe Allan

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Manolo Blahnik is heading to the big screen with his documentary debut and Buro 24/7 Middle East has the details...

He's one of the world's most influential and adored shoe designers and has been dressing the feet of women all over the world since 1971. Now, in a new documentary produced by Michael Roberts, Manolo Blahnik will take us inside his incredible world of shoes for an in-depth look at his life story. "Having known Manolo for over 30 years I can say he is a multifaceted intellectual and romantic whose engaging mind and ingenious work is made for entertaining cinema," expressed Roberts.

Titled Manolo (The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards), the documentary will feature never before seen footage with some of the industry's most respected influencers including Anna Wintour, Andre Leon Talley, Charlotte Olympia, Iman, Rihanna and Naomi Campbell.

Stay connected to Buro 24/7 Middle East for a behind-the-scenes look into the magical land of Manolo. Coming soon.