Based on his popular blog and book, street photographer Ari Seth Cohen and director Lina Plioplyte dive into the personal lives of New York City's most fashionable seniors. In an industry obsessed with youth, these older women dispel conventional ideas about beauty and aging and prove that with age comes grace and confidence.
"Advanced Style slots neatly between Bill Cunningham New York and Albert Maysles's Iris. Recommended."
- Video Librarian
- "Glamorous, eccentric elderly subjects make this fashion documentary very entertaining."
- "Chalk up a victory for seasoned sophistication and personal flair over the tyranny of youth and slavish fashion in Advanced Style."
- "There isn’t much here that you can’t see on the catwalks of Manhattan, but Advanced Style is still a glamorous invitation to look closer."
- "Advanced Style is undeniably captivating, even uplifting at times. "
Awards & Recognition
Hot Docs Int'l. Film Festival
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Vancouver Int'l. Film Festival
Montclair Film Festival