Fashion http://wesa.fm en Versailles '73 Documentary An American Fashion Revolution in France http://wesa.fm/post/versailles-73-documentary-american-fashion-revolution-france <p>In 1973, five American fashion designers and five French designers came together for a Paris runway fundraiser. That fundraiser turned into a competition, and an industry changing event in fashion history. The documentary film, <a href="http://www.versailles73movie.com/"><em>Versailles '73</em></a> looks at how that Paris show brought African Americans to the forefront of fashion.&nbsp; Filmmaker <strong>Debra Riley Draper</strong> comes to the August Wilson Center this weekend for a <a href="http://fashionafricana.com/FA3/upcoming-events/march-3rd-event/">screening </a>of the award-winning documentary. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 02:30:00 +0000 Heather McClain 1814 at http://wesa.fm Versailles '73 Documentary An American Fashion Revolution in France