The Film

Film Type: Feature

Country of Origin USA

Audio Language: English

Metadata Language: English

Studio: The Orchard

Primary Genre: Documentary

Secondary Genres: Biography, Gay & Lesbian, Independent

© Information: 2017 Mr. Valentine LLC

Closed Caption File: Closed captioning was created for this video

UPC: 192562287538

iTunes Pre-Order: 2018-07-17

Download Rights 2018-07-31

VOD / Rental Rights: 2018-07-31

Physical Release: 2018-07-31

Director: Tiffany Bartok

Producers: Jayce Bartok, Troy Surratt, Bronwyn Cosgrave

Cast: Christy Turlington Burns, Isabella Rossellini, Naomi Campbell, Tori Amos, Kate Moss, Isaac Mizrahi, Paulina, Porizkova, Cher

Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story

Short Synopsis: A poineer of contour techniques, makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin’s meteoric rise to fame in the 80’s and 90’s was legendary. Iconic clients, friends, and family retrace his life, career, and mysterious death at the height of his fame in 2002.

Long Synopsis: Legendary makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin arrived in New York City from the small town of Lafayette, Louisiana after spending his childhood expressing himself through drawing, painting, and makeup application. In search of relief from the confusion and isolation stemming from his sexual identity and constant bullying, Kevyn found an acceptance in the fashion world that was instant and explosive. Due to his groundbreaking contouring techniques, his infectious personality and mission to make everyone feel beautiful, he quickly shot to fame doing makeup for every supermodel and celebrity throughout the 80’s and 90’s. At the height of his fame in 2002, Kevyn died mysteriously. LARGER THAN LIFE explores every corner of Kevyn’s rich, beautiful and complicated life through the story of his untimely passing and the inspiring legacy he left behind.