5. Maiyet, “Sleepwalking in the Rift”
Cary Fukunaga directs this beautiful short film set in the rolling plains of East Africa. Though the highlight of this film is the stunning African landscapes, it also tells a love story—“I love the animals, the land, it’s beautiful
it’s where it all started.”
4. Louis Vuitton Presents Fall/Winter Accessories with Quentin Jones
Reminiscent of 1980s video art, Quentin Jones has employed stop motion animation to create this groovy piece. It’s snappy, succinct and to the point—perfect for the digital age.
3. “Lady Dior Moscow”
This video is a live performance of sand animation done by artist Kseniya Simonova. If not the most interesting film, it is definitely the most impressive. It was originally done for the opening of the “Inspiration Dior” exhibition at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow.
2. Miu Miu, “The Door”
Setting the tone with a jazzy soundtrack, this installment of Miu Miu’s “Women Tales,” directed by Ava DuVernay, speaks of the importance of feminine bonds. At almost 10 minutes, it’s one of the longer fashion short films, but it’s well worth the watch.
1. Free People, “Roshambo”
Featuring Chris Abbott and Sheila Marquez, Free People’s dreamy film follows the story of a Brooklyn couple and their games of roshambo. It is meant to convey the story of their February catalogue.