Filep Motwary, in collaboration with FWbVK, selects some of the best fashion films in a four-day non-profit event for educational purposes in Athens. Not to be missed!
Text: Yiota Dendrinou
In less than 10 days, the renewed screening room of Nixon will be the perfect meeting point for everyone who loves fashion and cinema. From 13/11 until 16/11, Fashion on Screen, curated by costume designer, photographer and blogger Filep Motwary, will project fashion films, new and older, documentaries or fiction, which had a great impact on the world of fashion.
Fashion journalists, photographers and bloggers from all around the world will be invited in this four-day fest, whose purpose it to promote the industry of Greek Fashion, as well as rejuvenate the interest of people in it and give creative ‘food’ for thought.
The first day will start with the Fashion Films Opening Party, while a montage, made by Filep Motwary, with the most glorious moments of fashion in modern cinema will be playing, and earlier a film about Comme des Garçons “White Drama” exhibition and The Hunger (1983), starring Catherine Deneuve and David Bowie will be shown.
The rest of the days will continue in the same mood with documentaries about Diana Vreeland, Helmut Newton, Jean Paul Gaultier, Vivienne Westwood and many more. A selection of winner short fashion films by Diane Pernet is included in the schedule, as well as short fashion interviews on film directed by Antoine Asseraf. Finally, the event will close the last day with the three-part documentary Fashion!, which casts a view on fashion from 1980s until today.
Don’t miss the opportunity to come and catch a glimpse; in any case the variety of films to choose from is wide, according to your taste. Get involved. Be inspired.
INFO: FASHION ON SCREEN will take place at NIXON Screening Room: Agisilaou 61B, Athens, from 13 to 16 of November 2013.
The entrance to the screenings is going to be free, but limited.
Book your free seat online here!