This Season's Best Fashion Films


2018 has produced an impressive harvest of fashion films from both big brands and emerging creatives. Here, explore our five favourites from this season, from Daphne Guiness to Walter Van Beirendonck.

Rituals: Like a Prayer

Premiering on the occasion of this year’s Met Gala, whose theme is Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, Ivan Olita celebrates the culture and composition of a spiritually charged and exquisitely designed practice.

Dream the World Awake

Nick Knight's fashion film featuring Simon Foxton's decade-defying selection from Walter Van Beirendonck's archive, exploring 'global hypercolour.

Fortie Label A/W 18 x SHOWstudio

Central Saint Martins graduate Essie Buckman was named the Fashion Scout Merit Award winner for her brand Fortie Label. Here, she collaborates with SHOWstudio for a unique fashion film i9nspired by an intriguing combination of 90’s R&B music video stars and 19th century all-girl criminal gangs.

Mizuno x Highsnobiety Wave Rider Phoenix

Together, Mizuno and Highsnobiety have reworked one of the brand’s most timeless sneaker silhouettes, the Wave Rider. Originally released in 1998, the classic sneaker is reborn as the Wave Rider Phoenix in military nylon mesh, nubuck, suede, and full grain leather.

Daphne Guiness: Five Planets

SHOWstudio has exclusively launched Daphne Guinness's music video, 'Five Planets'. Through the unique vision of Nick Knight, Guinness's dulcet tones appear in smoke and slime, colliding with innovative technologies such as 3D-scanning and 3D-animation.



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