Thousands to dress in blue for Bill Cunningham tribute
A New York icon
As tribute to the late fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, the Newport Film Festival will be screening a special documentary about the icon on Thursday, with members of the audience set to be dressed in blue. The former New York Times photographer, one of the true pioneers of street style photography, was often seen on the streets of New York with a blue jacket, riding his bicycle, as he captured the essence of street fashion. Watch the trailer for the Bill Cunningham documentary here...
Bill Cunningham died in June after suffering a stroke. He was 87. To get an insight into the late icon, find out what Anna Wintour said about the Bill Cunningham.