"Initially, Audrey Hepburn did all she could to avoid Mark Shaw’s cameras. But when she realized they shared intense devotion to their work, she began to treat him like a member of the family.”
Audrey Hepburn in preparation for Funny Face, photographed by Willy Rizzo, 1956
1990: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, Audrey Hepburn, walks down a village pathway with Hmong people. She is wearing fashionable Hmong clothes given to her as a gift by the Hmong women of the village.
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“She was always a little bit surprised by the efforts women made to look young. She was actually very happy about growing older because it meant more time for herself, more time for her family, and separation from the frenzy of youth and beauty that is Hollywood. She was very strict about everybody’s time in life.” -Luca Dotti remembers his mother Audrey Hepburn. (Left: Audrey Hepburn circa 1957. Right: Audrey Hepburn in 1990)