APRIL

12th
Belfast Film Festival 2013
12th April 8-12pm

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I will be giving a talk on my work at Belfast Film Festival on Friday 12th April.

Details below.
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9th
BIrds Eye View Film Festival :Fashion Loves Film - Arab Fashion Past & Present
ICA, 6.30pm

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Birds Eye View Film Festival returns this year with a programme focusing solely on films by Arab female filmmakers. My Fashion Loves Film strand will feature a documentary called 'DoBuy : The Fabric of Faith', plus three shorts from Niqabitch, Fatima Al Qadiri and Sophia Al-Maria and Waheeda Malullah.

SHOWstudio Link





MARCH

8th March

Selfridges / International Women's Day Film Launch

I have been working on a film for Selfridges for the past few months. This will launch on International Women's Day on March 8th. It will also launch as a project on SHOWstudio the same day.

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7th March

The W Project

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I am delighted that samples of my work old and new will feature in a book by The W Project. Link


FEBRUARY

19th February

Simone Rocha Live Panel on SHOWstudio

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Link to discussion here Link



JANUARY

30th January

New Website coming soon...

25th January - PANEL DISCUSSION
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SHOWstudio - Link


V&A Connects: Feminism in Fashion
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3rd January - FILM

A new video of mine launched on NOWNESS today. It's a music video for Sinead O'Connors upcoming single '4th And Vine".


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View the video here - Link



NOVEMBER 2012

Workshop and Talk with Colectivo YOX

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OCTOBER 2012
26th October

"Dressing the Screen - The Rise of Fashion Film" Exhibition, UCCA, Beijing.
26th October - 11th November

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Tonight is the launch of "Dressing the Screen : The Rise of Fashion Film", an exhibition I have curated for the British Council in collaboration with Modern Media. "Dressing the Screen" is an extensive exhibition of UK moving image and fashion experiments dating back to the 1930's.

The exhibition will also feature a Chinese section curated by Shaway Yeh, the editorial director of the Modern Media publishing group.

More information here.

Back of the Envelope
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SHOWstudio
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Vogue
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CNCWorld TV
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Dazed Digital
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British Council
Manila, Philippines
15th -19th October

Panel discussion with Marie Schuller, Head of Fashion Film at SHOWstudio and Mich Dulce, Millener at Ayala Museum.

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Info here

British Council Philippines blog
http://blog.britishcouncil.org/2012/11/28/fashion-in-the-philippines/

SHOWstudio
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SEPTEMBER 2012

Chloé 'Horses' Film Launch
27th September
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View the film below.
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Film Talks & Screenings in Lisbon and Porto.
26th / 27th September
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AUGUST 2012

Chloé
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I'm currently working with on a new film for Chloé. It will be launched mid September. It is in conjunction with their 60th Anniversary exhibition at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris.

18th August
Edinburgh Fashion Festival
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I curated a showcase of UK fashion film for the inaugural Edinburgh Fashion Festival. The screening took place during the festival.


JULY 2012

27th July
V&A in Paris

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5-8th July
Nova Festival
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I am collaborating with a few of the Blinkart Collective to create a series of filmmaking workshops, talks and short experimental works at the Nova Festival in July.
Here is a write up on Dazed Digital about our involvement.
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JUNE 2012


10th June
BFF12
Belfast Film Festival
QFT Cinema
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My film 'Máthair' has been selected for competition at Belfast Film Festival. It will be screened amongst other short films at the QFT Cinema on June 10th.



3- 7th June - RESIDENCY
SUPER / COLLIDER
Worlds in Transit Residency
Floda31, Umea, Nothern Sweden
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(More details to follow shortly.)






MAY 2012


9th May - TALK
Central Saint Martins

Filmmaker Ruth Hogben and I have been invited to give separate talks on our work to the Fashion Communication & Promotion Students at CSM this Wednesday 9th May.

The students are in the middle of a film project for Dazed & Confused magazines 'Satellite Voices' Project. As well as giving a talk on my own work I shall be acting as a judge for this project.

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7th May - GROUP SHOW
MKII Presents...
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APRIL 2012

Stills from V&A Friday Late event.

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'Máthair' screening in V&A Renaissance & Medieval Galleries.


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Live video collaboration with Weirdcore.


27th April - Film screenings & Live Video Installation
V&A

'Britain Is Making It' Friday Late Event
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On the 27th April the V&A will host ' Britain is Making it'.

A night of making, doing and a lively programme of talks and workshops, participate in some quintessentially British approaches to innovation, irreverence and inspiration from far and wide.

I will be screening 'Máthair' in the V&A Sculpture Hall, as well as collaborating with video artist Weirdcore to create a site specific video installation in the Hintz Galleries and have curated a screening of UK Fashion Film that will be playing throughout the night in the main entrance hall.




Dazed & Confused Magazine
Interviewed and featured in the May Issue

I was interviewed for an article that appears in the May issue of Dazed & Confused. I was asked for my thoughts on the impending Olympics and what effect it will have on the creative communities based in London's East End.

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British Council Fashion Film Programme
Ljubljana, Slovenia

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I'm just back from a hectic week in Ljubljana with the British Council and Accessories Designer and Art Director Fred Butler. We were there for Slovenia Fashion Week to give talks on moving image and fashion. I also hosted a two day filmmaking workshop with fashion design and filmmaking students. The work by the students will be screened onwww.Elle.si in the coming weeks.


MARCH 2012

LAGOS, Nigeria

Last week I went to Lagos with David Saunders of Design Label David David who was taking part in Arise Fashion Week. Whilst there we both gave a talk on Fashion Film as part of the British Council's ongoing Fashion Film initiative. I also shot a short film consisting of interviews with Lagosian women on International Women's Day.


8th March

Still from film

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6th March

British Council / Fashion Film talk with David Saunders

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FEBRUARY 2012

16th February

Twin magazine - FEATURE

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Link to article


FASH/ON FILM FESTIVAL - CURATORIAL PROJECT
17th - 22nd February

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For the past few months I have been working on the British Fashion Council's new Film Festival initiative FASH/ON FILM. It's launching next week at Somerset House. For anyone heading to LFW please pop in for screenings, filmmaker Q&A's and the UK premiere of the Diana Vreeland documentary 'The Eye Has To Travel'.

FASH/ON FILM site Link





JANUARY 2012

24-27th January - FILM SCREENING

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January 24th - 27th 2012
ASVOFF Barcelona
Official Selection
CaixaForum,
Barcelona

'Máthair' has been officially selected for ASVOFF in Barcelona.

Link




NOVEMBER 2011

20th November - GROUP SHOW

F/A1
November 20 - December 3rd
The Wrong Weather Gallery, Avenida da Boavista, 754, Porto

Participating artists JOE LALLY, KATHRYN FERGUSON, MADALEINE TRIGG, MAYA NIGHTINGALE, PHILLIP NEIL MARTIN, ANTONIO DA SILVA, SOCRATES MITSIOS & ACTUALLY HUIZENGA, STAVRO CHRISTO VLACHAKIS, TARRYN GILL & PILAR MATA DUPONT

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13th - 20th November - CURATORIAL PROJECT

British Council / Sarajevo / Fashion Film Project

I have recently begun working closely with The British Council after being asked to curate a 'Best of UK Fashion Film' screening and a series of talks in Sarajevo in Bosnia & Herzogovina. Whilst there I also lead filmmaking workshops with local creatives and designers.

I invited filmmaker Elisha Smith - Leverock and Fashion Print Designer David Saunders of design label David David to take part in the talks and co-manage the filmmaking workshops.

(More information to follow soon.)

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4th November 2011 - SCREENING

Design Week 2011
Friday 4th November,
12pm.
Colaiste Feirste
Belfast

I have been invited to have a special screening of 'Máthair' & take part in a Q&A as part of Design Week 2011. The screening will take place in Belfast, my home town and the central theme in 'Máthair'.

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OCTOBER 2011


24th October

A short excerpt of Máthair will go live on Testmag.co.uk today. Link

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26th October - TALK

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I will be interviewed by designer David David at his pop up shop on the 26th October.




16th October - GROUP SHOW

BYOB / Multi Channel - 16th October 2011, 7 - 10pm
Rich Mix; 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 6LA

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I am taking part in group moving image showcase BYOB at The Rich Mix gallery space in London. The event will take place during Frieze on Sunday 16th October. http://thecomposingrooms.com/exhibitions.html


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7-9th October - GALLERY SHOW + FILM FESTIVAL

ASVOFF Festival at Centre Pompidou Paris.

'Máthair' has been selected to be screened at Diane Pernet's film festival at Centre Pompidou this weekend. Link

I have been commissioned by Konstantino Menelaou to collaborate with designer Charlie Le Mindu for a gallery based show also taking place alongside ASVOFF at the Centre Pompidou. I am working with CGI artist Clifford Sage on the project.

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SEPTEMBER 2011

22nd September

I will be talking at the London College of Fashion's Fashion Colloquia on Thursday 22nd September. I will be joining writer Nathaniel Dafydd Beard and producer Stephen Whelan from White Lodge, the fashion strand of Blink Productions to discuss the future of moving image and fashion.

Link



20th September

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(Stills from Máthair)






JULY 2011

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JUNE 2011

I am delighted to have recently joined Blink Art, Colonel Blimp and White Lodge (Blink Productions) for representation. Link

Gallery commissions - jennifer@blinkart.co.uk
Fashion Film - stephen@whitelodge.tv
Music Promos - tamsin@colonelblimp.com


23rd June

SHOW RCA 2011

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I will complete my Masters at The Royal College of Art this month and screen my new film 'Máthair'.

SHOW RCA 2011
Private View
Thursday 23rd June
6pm
Kensington Gore
SW7 2EU







MAY 2011

15th May

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My short film collaboration with Lady Gaga was recently featured by the BBC.

Link

APRIL 2011

9th April

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I will be giving a talk this Saturday at the Dazed Live Festival in East London. As well as presenting my film work and also talking about my involvement with Birds Eye View Film Festival and Levi's she will also be introducing an all female filmmaking collective. The collective will include six female filmmakers from the Royal College of Art including Maya Stocks, Samara Scott, Liron Kholl, Nienke Van Wijk, Catherine Hyland as well as independent filmmaker Lily Smith and Curator Ellen Greig and I. It will launch officially in the summer but will be introduced at the Dazed event.www.dazeddigital.com/music/article/10113/1/dazed-live---the-lineup

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MARCH 2011

9th March

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Birds Eye View Film Festival will tonight present it's fourth instalment of its fashion film strand. I have curated this years strand of Fashion Loves Film : Art & Commerce? and will also chair the post-screening panel discussion. I will be joined on the panel by Julie Verhoeven, Ruth Hogben, Katerina Jebb, Jaime Perlman (Art Director of British Vogue and founder of online platform Testmag.co.uk) and Francesca Gavin (Arts & Culture Editor of Dazed and Confused). A Facebook page has been set up about the this years event and previous years at the following link.

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FEBRUARY 2011

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My music video for Villagers' Ship of Promises' will be screened as part of the Birds Eye View Film Festival 2011 'Music Loves Video' event. The screening will be hosted by journalist and broadcaster Miranda Sawyer with a short introduction by musician Kate Nash at The Institute of Contemporary Arts on March 10th at 8.45pm. I will take part in the post-screening Q&A.

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JANUARY 2011

16th January

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Fashion Popcorn
16 Jan 2011, 15:30
Shortwave Cinema

I will be presenting work and taking part in a panel discussion about the future of digital fashion at London Short Film Festival this Sunday.

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14th January
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I am giving a talk with PHD student Nathaniel Dafydd Beard at the Royal College of Art. The talk will coincide with the Fashion & Textiles Work in Progress Show.







DECEMBER 2010

1st December

I have been invited to be co-present a talk on Fashion & Time Based Media at The Royal College of Art with Fashion & Textiles PHD student Nathaniel Beard. We will be joined by artist and fashion designer David Saunders of design label DAVIDDAVID to discuss the use of film by fashion designers. This talk will be an introduction to the genre and the first in a series of discussions on fashion and film that will be held at the RCA throughout the year.

10.30am, Lecture Theatre 2, Royal College of Art.





NOVEMBER 2010

25th November

Royal College of Art / Work in Progress Show 2010

I will be showing a selection of new experimental video work at this group show at the RCA. The private view is on the 25th November 2010.

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12-14th November

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I will be acting Head of Jury at a new film festival in Budapest this month. The first installlment of the Fashion Video Festival will take place at Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art between the 12th -14th November.

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OCTOBER 2010
12th October

New project with Levi's launching tonight.
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SEPTEMBER 2010

17th and 19th September

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There will be two previews of my new film 'We come, We go' at the Sustainable Catwalk show during this seasons London Fashion Week. The first screening will be held in Friary Court, in St. James’s Palace as part of the fashion show. The second on Sunday during a Estethica S/S11 preview at Somerset House. The film features Audrey Marney and will be launched officially on Yoox.com on Friday.








AUGUST 2010

2nd August 2010
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Link to listen here.






JULY 2010

17th July 2010
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Birds Eye View Film Festival 'Fashion Loves Film' screening + panel at Latitude Festival, Suffolk.
There shall be a re-screening of the strand shown at the ICA in March. The screening will be followed by a relaxed panel discussion with Jessica Brinton (Sunday Times Style Magazine), Wendy Bevan, Sarah Piantadosi and I.

The event shall take place in the Latitude Film & Music Arena on Saturday 17th July at 11.15am.


Villagers ' Ship of Promises' video

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Above are stills from a new video I have directed for Mercury Award nominees 'Villagers' who have recently signed to Domino Records. The video is for their song 'Ship of Promises'. It shall be up on the site shortly.






JUNE 2010
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This still is from a video collaboration with Samara Scott. It will be shown as part of a collaborative showcase between The Royal College of Art and The Guildhall School of Music at The Barbican on June 10th.
The work has been inspired by 'The Surreal House' exhibition opening in The Barbican on the same night.
Tickets are available here.
www.barbican.org.uk/artgallery/event-detail.asp?ID=10768






MAY 2010

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A SHADED VIEW ON FASHION FILM
'I MINUTE LIGHT SERIES'
May 25-30th, 2010
in collaboration with Vogue Italia
Museo della Moda, Palazzo Morando

I have re-edited my recent Katie Eary A/W10 video into a one minute version for Diane Pernet's 'A SHADED VIEW ON FASHION FILM' festival. The film will be screened as part of the 'LIGHT' series, in Milan in collaboration with Vogue Italia.




MARCH 2010

21st March 2010
Portable Film Festival

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The Portable Film Festival in Melbourne has recently featured a selection of my fashion films in their annual festival. For the films and a full article please follow the link below.
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12th March 2010
The Birds Eye View Film Festival 'Fashion Loves Film' screening + panel

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This year's 'Fashion Loves Film' event was a big success and a total sell out! After the screening of fourteen recently made videos Jaime Perlman and I co-hosted a panel discussion with three of the filmmakers Wendy Bevan, Sarah Chatfield and Mel Bles.


5th March 2010
Birds Eye View Film Festival 'Fashion Loves Film' screening + panel.

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Next Wednesday will see the third installment of the Birds Eye View Fashion Film Screening & Panel at the Institute of Contemporary Art. There will be a screening of twelve fashion films from the past twelve months followed by a panel co -hosted by Jaime Perlman (Art Director of British Vogue and Director of Testmag.co.uk) and I with a selection of the directors.

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FEBRUARY 2009
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It's an busy month! Firstly I am presenting a showreel of past films as part of the group show above.

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Secondly I am currently working on a new film with menswear designer Katie Earywww.katieeary.co.uk to showcase her upcoming A/W 2010 collection. It has been commissioned by TEST magazinewww.testmag.co.uk and will be have it's first screening as part of a TEST exhibition on from 21st - 24th February. It will then be screened live online at the same time as Katie's catwalk show on both Dazed Digitalwww.dazeddigital.com and TEST on 24th February.





JANUARY 2010
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I have collaborated with Art Director Maya Stocks and put together a layered montage film(stills above). The film will be featured on I WANT YOU magazine in the coming months.www.iwantyoumagazine.com/





DECEMBER 2009
The group show 'Brooklyn is Burning' is on the road. My film 'Le Bete' is to be screened at the various events below.www.brooklynisburning.com
1) IMPRENTA (Los Angeles) - December 29th ( a curated selection from past programmes)
2) NEW YORK - March TBA
3) COLLECTIF MU (Paris) - March 20th
4) BERKELEY ART MUSEUM (Berkeley, CA) - April 9th





NOVEMBER 2009
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Submissions for the Fashion Loves Film strand of the Birds Eye View Film Festival 2010 are now open!
We are looking for FASHION FILMS for our next festival, to take place in March 2010.
The best fashion films will be screened at the annual 'Fashion Loves Film' event at the Institute of Contemporary Art, alongside other major industry submissions. The event will be followed by a panel discussion, which will explore the genre in depth. Past guest panelists have included Penny Martin, Bella Freud, Ruth Hogben and Toyin to name but a few.
As ever, all films must be directed or co-directed by a woman. We are looking for high quality, innovative films, under five minutes long and tailored around a collection or with a strong fashion focus.
For more information and to find out how to submit your work please follow this link
http://birds-eye-view.co.uk/137/overview/submissions.html
Don't delay! Final deadline Friday December 6th.




OCTOBER 2009
A few month's ago I was commissioned by Dazed & Confused magazine to make a short video featuring Lady Gaga. The finished piece has just gone live on Dazed online portal Dazed Digital.
www.dazeddigital.com/features/LadyGaga.htm





UPCOMING SCREENINGS

11th September 2009 : New York Fashion Shorts : Tribeca Grand. Presented by Bruno Grizzi.

13th September 2009 : Onedotzero: Dazed & Confused Presents: Fashion In Film at BFI, Southbank
bfi.org.uk/whatson/bfi_southbank/events/onedotzero_adventures_in_motion/onedotzero_dazed_confused_presents_fashion_in_f

20th September 2009 : Richard Nicoll SS10 Catwalk Show - Intro film.
Richard Nicoll presents his Spring/Summer 2010 Collection at London Fashion week.

21th September 2009 : TEST magazine launch screening / Soho House 5-7pm