Rachel is a writer whose work has appeared on i-D, The Guardian, Broadly, Fusion and more. She also works as a freelance editor and translator, and dabbles in film photography in her spare time.
Iris Apfel is all expanse. This is the lesson taught by the 2015 documentary—directed by the late and legendary Albert Maysles—that bears her name. When Apfel gets dressed, she's staking her claim to space and using her dress as a subversive, audacious statement on female territory.
FILMME FATALES–Issue 6
We're all familiar with the phrase 'bunny boiler'. The idea that a woman's obsession with a man is enough to drive her to leporicide is credible enough to have entered into modern myth.