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Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes For Lizards
Often described as a ‘visionary’, Michael Roberts makes his Directorial debut with, Manolo: The Boy who Made Shoes for Lizards, starring River Hawkins, Rick Kissack, and Manolo Blahnik as himself. A documentary biopic about the life of Manolo Blahnik, it depicts his life and the rise from humble beginnings to becoming the world’s most influential designer.
2017 / English, French and Italian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 89 mins
Genre: Creative Documentary, Biography and Drama
Programme: The Beach
Premiere: MENA Premiere
Rating: 12+
Contains: Brief Nudity and Adult References
Director: Michael Roberts
Producer: Neil Zeiger, Gillian Mosely, Bronwyn Cosgrave
Scriptwriter: Michael Roberts
DOP: Nicola Daley
Editor: Arturo Calvete, Richard Guard
Composer: Brian Bennett, Warren Bennett
Cast: Manolo Blahnik, Isabeli Fontana, Miro Yanev, Rifat Ozbek, River Hawkins, Francesco Parisi, Eva Herzigova
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