02-04-2019

FESTIVALS: The 3rd Bucharest Fashion Film Festival Ready to Kick Off

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BUCHAREST: The 3rd edition of the Bucharest Fashion Film Festival, the first festival in Romania at the intersection of fashion, film and branding, will take place in Bucharest from 11 to 14 April 2019.

The programme includes a competition with awards for best film, best domestic production and the special award Fresh Perspectives (for innovative projects with a small budget), as well as a selection of cult films including Daisies by Věra Chytilová (produced by Filmove studio Barrandov), the multimedia exhibition A Fashion Film Lexicon, The Inferno Unseen cine-concert and international panels exploring the connection between film and fashion.

Combining the best in contemporary fashion films with a selection of documentaries and cult films, the festival offers a variety of perspectives on the fashion industry, addressing issues such as diversity and sustainability in the fashion system, the role of clothing pieces in a museum collection, cultural appropriation or the status of the designer and model through the decades.