Mademoiselle C Reviews

September 19, 2013
There are just so many ways Carine Roitfeld can say she loves fashion in "Mademoiselle C," a somewhat interesting documentary that brings us into the inner workings of a magazine, but harps a bit too much on her ideas of fashion and style.
September 19, 2013
A lively but exasperatingly incurious and obsequious work about Carine Roitfeld, the former Vogue Paris editor-in-chief who quit the Condé Nast empire in 2011 to start her own publication called CR Fashion Book.
September 19, 2013
Unfortunately, the film doesn't show its subject's creative process as much as that of her collaborators ...
September 19, 2013
It's a film which treats its audience like beggars wallowing in the gutter.
September 17, 2013
For fashion junkies, Mademoiselle C will be like five September issues of Vogue all rolled into one.
September 12, 2013
As a distinctly not-insider ... I would have benefited more from a broader portrait of the woman herself, and how she became such a legend.
September 12, 2013
As vanity projects go, this one's unusually well-made - as any portrait of an iconic stylist ought to be.
September 11, 2013
Roitfeld seems constantly inspired by the prospect of pushing boundaries and expectations, and that, in turn, is inspiring to watch.
September 11, 2013
You never learn why, exactly, she deserves a feature-length portrait. "Maybe people will get sick of me," Roitfeld muses. A little more than 90 minutes should do the trick.
September 10, 2013
Instead of giving the viewer the satisfaction of watching a movie, this charming collection of incidents feels like flipping through a magazine with amusing Franglais quotations pulled.