Month: May 2006

Fashion In Film Festival

May sees the Fashion In Film Festival in London,  a retrospective showcase of film and video work on fashion, taking place at three London venues – Ciné lumière (French Institute), The Horse Hospital and the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA). There’s a mix of early and classic cinema, contemporary art […]

YouTube: Small Faces

This week’s clip is a bit obvious, the Small Faces. However, the track is a little less obvious – it’s Green Circles on (I think) Beat Club. Check out Ronnie Lane’s jacket – and check out some truly appalling miming. Enjoy!

BBC Carnaby Street documentary

Radio 2 has a nasty habit of doing some damn fine documentaries, so I’m expect good things from Carnaby Street And All That, even if it is hosted by Lulu. It’s essentially a look at fashions of the era – or as near as you can get on the radio: […]

The Prisoner set to be remade

According to reports from the BBC, ex-Doctor Who Christopher Eccleston has been linked with the lead role in a remake of classic sixties TV show The Prisoner. The show, due to be made by Sky One and written by Bill Gallagher (who wrote the BBC’s gritty Clocking Off) is apparently […]

John Smedley clearance dates

If you’re looking to expand your John Smedley collection, but don’t want to break the bank, two events are well worth putting in your diary – one for those up north, and one for the those in the south of the UK. John Smedley clearance events:Thursday 25th May – Sample […]