The First Monday in May Synopsis
The First Monday in May follows the creation of The Metropolitan Museum of Art's most attended fashion exhibition in history, China: Through The Looking Glass.
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Great documentary

By sureshhseneviratne
If you love fashion and The Met, this is a must-see documentary! Beautifully done, indeed....

First Monday In May

By frowley
Very interesting film.. Andrew Bolton is a real Genius in assembling the creative talent that make the Met shows and this film so engaging! Wonderful that someone had the foresight to record and...

By danza2c
Great documentary!...

The First Monday in May

By luv55sunflowers
Simply Fabulous!...

Fascinating Behind the Scenes Insight into the preparation for the Gala of the Year

By lynngilbert5
Extraordinarily well done documentary that keeps you engaged every minute. Tight and balanced editing. Thumbs up....


By Noa931
I didn't want the movie to end....

Insightful and charming

By lesleymartin4
I learned a lot from this movie, and enjoyed the behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to launch on of the biggest galas of the year....

The First Monday in May

By Bernd264
A very surprising movie that I did not expect it to be so good....


By Mikeval76
Anna and Andrew are true inspirations. This film shows hat with hard work boundaries can be broken and dreams realized....

First Monday in May

By glynniss
The movie is insanely good. I went in with high expectations since fashion documentaries are always so high quality, but I was really excited as a museum professional when I realized how much of the...

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Rated PG-13 | For Brief Strong Language