by Study NY

An interview I did with filmmaker Kioka Williams in 2011 (yes, 3 years ago!) has turned into a short film on fast fashion and sustainability.  Click the link to watch an excerpt of the film on vimeo.

In recent years, the fashion industry has taken on the issue of sustainability with significant fervor and varying approaches. The paradox is that the nature of fashion is inherently contradictory to the basis of sustainability. We ask: to what extent can sustainable fashion be considered a gimmick? And what does sustainable fashion mean?