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New for you - Saturday! Film and fashion historian Kimberly Truhler sits down with Jan Price to discuss her fascinating career!

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Film and fashion historian Kimberly Truhler has spent more than 25 years researching Hollywood history, ten years curating vintage clothing, and years working in LA's Fashion District. In 2009, she founded She has written hundreds of articles on iconic costume design and its influence on fashion. She has taught the History of Fashion in Film as an Adjunct Professor at Woodbury University, host of multiple screening series for the American Cinematheque, guest speaker for museums and other cultural institutions, and producer of more than 20 events online. Due to her knowledge and experience, Truhler has been a respected expert for organizations such as Turner Classic Movies (TCM), National Film Registry, Christie's auction house, Elle magazine, and the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM). In 2019, she appeared in all four parts of CNN's docu-series American Style. Truhler published her first book, Film Noir Style: The Killer 1940s, in 2021 and is a contributor to the upcoming Encyclopedia of Film and Television Costume Design. She's currently appearing as an expert in the Follow the Thread series on TCM and hosting the online series History of Fashion in Film 1920s-1980s.

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