Trailer: “The Little House That Could” by Mars Roberge

“The Little House That Could” is a new documentary about the history of fashion designer Patricia Field’s legendary House of Field label, told by its protagonists. The film goes back to time before Field was known as the stylist and costume designer for stars and mainstream productions like “Sex and the City” or “The Devil Wears Prada”: From the early Eighties on she and her creative team, which consisted of some of the most flamboyant protagonists of the New York City nightlife, where working on bringing the spirit of the city’s club and ball scene into fashion.
The movie was shot by Mars Roberge (aka Die J! Mars), who used to work in Field’s East Village store and since 2006 has interviewed a whole bunch of legendary artists, fashion designers and performers such as Amanda Lepore, Patrick McDonald, Richard Alvarez, Raquel Reed, Lady Bunny, Giselle Xtravaganza and may more.
For more background information about the movie please check out this interview by artist and magazine maker Gazelle on her website Freakchic.com. For upcoming screenings check out this Facebook site. Film poster via Blitz Kids.

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