iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store…If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview, buy, or rent movies, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download

Iris

HD   PG Closed Captioning

Albert Maysles

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download this movie.

About the Movie

"Iris" pairs the 87-year-old Maysles with Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades. More than a fashion film, the documentary is a story about creativity and how, even at Iris' advanced age, a soaring free spirit continues to inspire. "Iris" portrays a singular woman whose enthusiasm for fashion, art and people are life's sustenance and reminds us that dressing, and indeed life, is nothing but an experiment. Despite the abundance of glamour in her current life, she continues to embrace the values and work ethic established during a middle-class Queens upbringing during the Great Depression. I feel lucky to be working. If you're lucky enough to do something you love, everything else follows.

Credits

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews

TOMATOMETER

98%
  • Reviews Counted: 92
  • Fresh: 90
  • Rotten: 2
  • Average Rating: 7.4/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: "Iris" serves as a spirited, often dazzling primer in how to fight the dying of the light and feel fabulous while doing it. – Ann Hornaday, Washington Post, May 14, 2015

Fresh: Iris is an absolute kick, whether or not you care a whit about the world this character is moving through. And she is a character, with her big round glasses and her big opinions. – Steven Rea, Philadelphia Inquirer, May 14, 2015

Fresh: 'Iris" is a joyful look at an aging eccentric and an examination of the playful nature of design and fashion; it likely won't change your life, but will bring a smile to your face. – Tom Long, Detroit News, May 22, 2015

Fresh: The film plays like a refreshingly frank visit with a favorite relative. – Bill Goodykoontz, Arizona Republic, May 14, 2015

Read More About This Movie On Rotten Tomatoes

Customer Reviews

Inspiring

A mesmerizing tribute to an awe inspiring person. I watched it and watched again with a friend. Highly recommended for creative students of every age. Uplifting.

Viewers Also Bought

Iris
View in iTunes
  • $19.99
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Released: 2015

Customer Ratings