MIMI BERLIN PORTFOLIO: SPECIALS
For the record; We don’t now for how long, but the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam has featured one of our movies on their site. For Mimi Berlin that is an honour. You must know, this is one of the larger art-academies (public) in The Netherlands. They posted the finale of the fashion show held in 2012. Mimi Movies attended the 2013 show as well, those movies can be viewed on Mimi Berlins Channel on Youtube
Click picture to see which movie we are talking about. (screenshot wed Jun 26/ 2013)
Carmen Miranda, the woman with the most and the most heavy hats in showbiz. Also the owner of loads of platform wedges. Do you think she was as small as Kylie Minogue, we ask of you? Yes she was! And another thing; nobody can carry that many accessories as well as she did, not even Mrs Apfel. Adore x 2!
“The Gang’s All Here” directed by Busby Berkeley 1943. 20th century fox. Photo by Everett (via http://fineartamerica.com/featured/the-gangs-all-here-carmen-miranda-everett.html)
Ms Miranda as Dorita in The Gang’s All Here directed by Busby Berkeley 1943. 20th century fox (via kathiesmith)
That night in Rio(via https://www.bellebijouxaustralia.com/lindo-maravilhoso/)
Ca. Early 1940s, photo by Everett (via http://fineartamerica.com/featured/carmen-miranda-ca-early-1940s-everett.html)
That night in Rio, 1941, directed by Irving Cummings, (20th Century Fox)
With Croucho Marx (via fabuloushollywoodmemories)
Carmen Miranda (* 9. Februar 1909 in Marco de Canaveses in der Provinz Beira Alta in Portugal; † 5. August 1955 in Beverly Hills), eigentlich Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha war Sängerin und Schauspielerin. Carmen Miranda wurde als zweites von sechs Kindern von José Maria Pinto da Cunha in Portugal geboren, jedoch zog die Familie nach Brasilien, ehe Carmen zwei Jahre alt war, und ließ sich in Rio de Janeiro nieder.