The 1980s New Romantic fashion movement ‘Blitz Kids’
Fashion / Video

The 1980s New Romantic fashion movement ‘Blitz Kids’

The Blitz Kids were a London-based group of young people fearlessly experimenting with sex, drugs and fashion in the 1980s. Crane.tv sat together with some of the key figures (including: Princess Julia, Wendy Dagworthy, Stephen Jones, Joe Casley-Hayford, Scarlett Cannon, Thelma Speirs and Paul Bernstock) that were credited with launching the infamous subcultural fashion movement … Continue reading

Back to the Future: A Photography Project
Art / Video

Back to the Future: A Photography Project

Back to the Future is a documentary short about Argentinean photographer Irina Werning’s incredible photography project where she recreates cherished old photographs of people. I always assumed that Werning must be obsessed with details to take photos that so closely resembled images made decades earlier, but I didn’t expect the amount of labor that goes into making a … Continue reading

Red Handcuffs fashion film by Ellen von Unwerth
Fashion / Video

Red Handcuffs fashion film by Ellen von Unwerth

After publishing a print editorial with supermodel Carola Remer, the bi-annual fashion and culture paper Vs. Magazine just released an accompanying 2-minute short. The visually delighting video is directed by the legendary Ellen von Unwerth and shows Carola diving into the shady side of nightlife business. ‘The brunette model gets back at the criminals by kicking … Continue reading

One Minute Wonders – Wepisodes
Trailer / Video

One Minute Wonders – Wepisodes

One Minute Wonders is a series of video portraits where the subject tells their story in 60 seconds. Artists, entrepreneurs, and designers,  offer insight into their individuality, their motivations, and what really makes them tick. The most recent episode features Yoann Lemoine, a.k.a. Woodkid, a French singer-songwriter, music video director and graphic designer. He recently released his debut … Continue reading

Pink Congo documentary at Venice biennale by Richard Mosse
Art / Film / Video

Pink Congo documentary at Venice biennale by Richard Mosse

  Frieze presents photographer Richard Mosse’s latest work ‘The Enclave’, which will be shown in the Irish Pavillion at the 55th Venice Biennale. The experimental film was directed with Jesse Watt and shot in the Democratic Republic of Congo. What comes straight to the viewer’s eye is the strong appearance of the colour pink. Mosse … Continue reading