KENZO Launches Fall/Winter 2017 With Surreal Short Films

Including a monologue centered around orange juice.

By //Fashion

Set to debut its Fall/Winter 2017 collection, KENZO has tapped a trio of young filmmakers to promote the line. Spanning three boundary-pushing works, the short films are anything but clothing advertisements.

Mati Diop, Baptist Penneticobra and Eduardo Williams present a selection of forward-thinking, brief movies. Each director has their own voice and intention in creating the pieces, which span a variety of countries. With only the theme of “Inhabit the Earth” to guide them, the films all offer wholly disparate experiences — from Williams’ surreal TZZD to Penneticobra’s monologue-based Untitled (Juice). With such distinct voices at work the content of the videos speaks for itself, with KENZO playing a relatively minor role in the proceedings, only stepping in to costume the actors.

Check out the videos and accompanying interviews with the directors on KENZO’s website. Currently, the brand is hosting its Memento Nº1 pop-up at Opening Ceremony.

Read Full Article
Source
KENZO
KenzoVideo Lookbooksvideos

You may also like

SANCT Launches With Entirely Handmade Thesis Collection
Fashion

SANCT Launches With Entirely Handmade Thesis Collection

Upgrading workwear staples with embroidery and prints done by hand.
5,589 Hypes 1 Comments
Kenzo’s Fall/Winter 2018 Collection Went Heavy on Electric Colors and Asian Embroidery
Fashion

Kenzo’s Fall/Winter 2018 Collection Went Heavy on Electric Colors and Asian Embroidery

The theme was inspired by vintage cinemas.
2,999 Hypes 1 Comments
Craig Green Launches Anthropomorphic Buoys on the Runway for Fall/Winter 2018
Fashion

Craig Green Launches Anthropomorphic Buoys on the Runway for Fall/Winter 2018

Complete with patchwork patterns, tassels, and more.
1,880 Hypes 4 Comments
Takashi Murakami Short Film: 'Is This the Dream?'
Arts 

Takashi Murakami Short Film: 'Is This the Dream?'

A haunting portrayal of the Japanese artist’s battle with success.
18,216 Hypes 3 Comments
Graffiti & Hip-Hop Legend RAMMΣLLZΣΣ Spotlighted in 'Not Who But What' Short Film
Arts

Graffiti & Hip-Hop Legend RAMMΣLLZΣΣ Spotlighted in 'Not Who But What' Short Film

Exploring the eclectic universe of the New York City icon.
2,290 Hypes 2 Comments
Kolovrat's Fall/Winter 2018 Collection Blends Bold Outerwear With Futuristic Tailoring
Fashion

Kolovrat's Fall/Winter 2018 Collection Blends Bold Outerwear With Futuristic Tailoring

Showing at Modoa Lisboa fashion week.
1,237 Hypes 1 Comments


What to Read Next

Preview a New Travis Scott & Quavo Collaboration
Music

Preview a New Travis Scott & Quavo Collaboration

Is their joint album finally finished?

BILLY Mixes Contemporary Casual & Classic Inspirations for Fall/Winter 2017 Collection
Fashion

BILLY Mixes Contemporary Casual & Classic Inspirations for Fall/Winter 2017 Collection

The celebrity-favorite continues its public expansion.

Uniqlo Taps PINTRILL for Jean Michel Basquiat & Keith Haring Pins
Fashion

Uniqlo Taps PINTRILL for Jean Michel Basquiat & Keith Haring Pins

As part of the SPRZ NY collection.


Dress Like a Celebrity With the Kim Kardashian-Approved Screenshop App
Design

Dress Like a Celebrity With the Kim Kardashian-Approved Screenshop App

Taking the frustration out of hunting for clothes.

The Weeknd & PUMA Go "Crafted Military" for Third Collaborative XO Collection
Fashion

The Weeknd & PUMA Go "Crafted Military" for Third Collaborative XO Collection

With a coinciding NYC pop-up launch.

'Stranger Things' Is Basically 'The Hangover' With Kids in This Honest Trailer
Entertainment

'Stranger Things' Is Basically 'The Hangover' With Kids in This Honest Trailer

#JusticeForBenny

More ▾