Sixth Annual Kleibacker Film Festival

Aug. 24-26, 2017

The sixth annual Charles Kleibacker Film Festival celebrates the life and accomplishments of a style icon with a weekend of free films honoring all things fashion. Please note that all films are recommended for adult audiences, and limited seating is available. 

Thursday, August 24
5:30 – 6:00 PM Guest check-in
6:00 PM Film: Women He’s Undressed
Women He’s Undressed explores the life of Australia’s most prolific costume designer, Orry Kelly. During the boom years of Hollywood, he was the costume designer on an astonishing 282 motion pictures, designing for stars such as Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis and Humphrey Bogart.


Friday, August 25
5:30 – 6:00 PM Guest check-in
6:00 PM Film: In Vogue: The Editor’s Eye
In Vogue: The Editor’s Eye takes a look at some of the world’s most influential fashion images as conceived by Vogue magazine’s iconic fashion editors. The film features behind-the-scenes interviews with editors, actors, and industry icons in this celebration of the magazine’s legacy.


Saturday, August 26
1:30-2:00 PM Guest check-in
2;00 PM Film: Roxanne Lowit Magic Moments
Roxanne Lowit Magic Moments follows Roxanne Lowit, most known for her presence behind the lens, to Paris where she began shooting fashion week in 1977. This documentary celebrates the famous fashion photographer’s career and her unconventional way of capturing the perfect shot.


Complimentary movie snacks will be provided. Additional fare is available for purchase at Schokko Art Café for films taking place during regular museum hours.

Support for this program was generously provided, in part, by the Charles Kleibacker Endowed Fund for Excellence. Established to honor Charles Kleibacker’s commitment to Columbus and to design, the Fund supports, among other things, public programs that address broad issues of art and culture.

Support provided by
Geraldine Schottenstein Hoffman
Charles Kleibacker Endowed Fund for Excellence