The Fashion Film Festival 2021 comes to an end. The seventh edition of the festival founded and directed by Constanza Etro, for the first time in conjunction with the Milan Fashion Week, comes to a conclusion by rewarding the winners of the 15 categories in the competition. Almost two hundred works in competition received from almost 60 countries around the world. Over all triumphed reading “Le Mythe Dior” by Matteo Garrone.
“I want to thank the jury of the Milan Fashion Film Festival for giving the film this important award that I share with all the people who collaborated in the making of the film and obviously with Dior and Maria Grazia Chiuri who left me great freedom of expression which allowed me to be able to make a cinematic story albeit at the service of a high fashion collection “, commented Matteo Garrone.
Le Mythe Dior by Matteo Garrone for Christian Dior Couture
The fashion films of the 2021 festival were judged by a jury chaired by Tim Yip, Director, Art director and costume designer, winner of an Oscar for the scenography of “The Tiger and the Dragon” and composed by Lachlan Watson, young American non-binary actor, LGBTQI + activist, one of the protagonists of the TV series Sabrina; Marcelo Burlon, stylist, creator of the “County of Milan” brand; Anna Dello Russo, fashion icon, journalist, influencer; Milovan Farronato, artist, curator and publisher; Javier Goyeneche, founder of the sustainable Ecoalf brand; Margherita Missoni, fashion designer; Paolo Roversi, photographer; Elizabeth Von Guttman, founder of System Magazine; Tamu McPherson, photographer, influencer.
Gucci X SSENSE by Matt Lambert for Gucci
Here are all the winners of the 2021 Fashion Film Festival
BEST FASHION FILM: Le Mythe Dior by Matteo Garrone for Christian Dior Couture.
BEST ASSEMBLY: Silent Madness by Jordan Hemingway for Mowalola
BEST DOCUMENTARY: Pelo Lacio by Diane Russo for Love Want Magazine
BEST SOUNDTRACK: Wata by Ronan Mckenzie and Joy Yamusangie for Gucci x Garage Magazine
BEST STYLING: Gucci X SSENSE by Matt Lambert for Gucci
BEST PHOTOGRAPHY: Jordan Blady’s Comfort Zone
BEST EXPERIMENTAL FASHION FILM: Stories from a Twelfth-Floor Hotel Room by Zheqiang ZHANG for PSEUDONYM
BEST BEGINNING DIRECTOR: Wata by Ronan Mckenzie and Joy Yamusangie for Gucci x Garage Magazine
Wata by Ronan Mckenzie and Joy Yamusangie for Gucci x Garage Magazine
BEST FASHION DESIGNER / BRAND: M1992 with BRAINWASH by Paolo Forchetti
BEST ITALIAN BEGINNING FASHION FILM: Embodiment by Ced Pakusevskiy for Barbara Bologna
BEST BEGINNING FASHION FILM: Wata by Ronan Mckenzie and Joy Yamusangie for Gucci x Garage Magazine
BEST DIRECTOR: Jess Kohl with Drag Syndrome for British Vogue
BEST ITALIAN FASHION FILM: The life and times of Mannequeen town by Vincenzo Schioppa for Aspesi
BEST “GREEN” FASHION FILM: Preservation of Hezhen Fish Skin Tradition Through Fashion Higher Education by Zhongjin Zhang for FISHSKINLAB
BEST ITALIAN DESIGNER / BRAND: Barbara Bologna with Embodiment by Ced Pakusevskiy
Jess Kohl with Drag Syndrome for British Vogue
“The difficulties of the period we are experiencing led us to have to organize the 2021 edition of Fashion Film Festival Milan with an entirely digital format, although it may seem singular, it was for us an unrepeatable opportunity to get back into the game and experiment with resilience The result? We have made a festival of great prestige democratic.”, commented Constanza Etro, Creator and Director of the Festival.
The video of the award ceremony with the speeches of the jurors and the winners will be available on demand on the Fashionfilmfestivalmilano.com website from January 19th at 11:00.