An icon and an ingenue will be on view tonight when MoMA screens brand new prints of Paramount classics "Roman Holiday" and "Sunset Boulevard" at The Gramercy Theatre, both starring a reticent leading lady — legendary Hollywood costume designer Edith Head. She created Cinderella-like gowns for Audrey Hepburn’s Princess Ann in "Roman Holiday" and modified the New Look (sans waist-cincher) for Gloria Swanson’s turn as Norma Desmond in "Sunset Boulevard."

The frame-by-frame restoration coincides with the DVD release of the films, each featuring a short documentary entitled "Edith Head: The Paramount Years," a nostalgic look at Head’s remarkable career.

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