One part Bravo TV-style insider view of the fashion world and two parts heartstring-yanking tale of one man’s triumph against pain and circumstance, Dressed: From Homeless to Fashion Designer
is a little bit sweet and a little bit fabulous -- even if it’s not the most original film you’ve ever seen on homelessness or
on fashion. The doc profiles designer Nary Manivong, a talented young design phenom who was tossed onto the streets with his three siblings when he was a 14-year-old, back in his hometown of Colombus, OH. Now, as he climbs the rungs of New York Fashion Week for the second time over (we’re told he once came close, but lost the financial supp...