The Best Fashion Videos of 2010

Fashion turned to film for dynamic expression in 2010, with designers dabbling in every genre of video from humorous spoofs to hypnotic shorts.

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Fashion turned to film for dynamic expression in 2010, with designers dabbling in every genre of video from humorous spoofs to hypnotic shorts. Case in point: the Mulleavy sisters' Aanteni / 2010: A Space Odyssey by Rodarte. The nearly-nine-minute "high-fashion techno-thriller" highlights the designers' inclination towards the grotesquely beautiful elements of the natural and man-made worlds.
nWatch the video here.
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Style.com
Acne showcased its 2011 cruise collection with a short film entitled "Concrete Island," directed by former Dior creative director and costume designer Michelle Jank.
nWatch the video here.
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TELEMUNDO
Karl Lagerfeld created a short film, aptly entitled "Shopping Fever" to capture the lustful frenzy he hoped the Fall 2010 collection would create in its fans.
nWatch the movie here.
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Elle
On a more spoof bent, creative director Joe Zee took to the streets of NYC in a full-body faux fur suit straight from Chanel's Fall 2010 runway. (The collection hit stores in late summer, when temperatures were quite warm.)
nWatch the video here.
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Proenza Schouler
Proenza Schouler debuted the slicked-up patent leather version of their feverishly coveted PS1 bag with a trippy vignette depicting a model hunting the forest for hers.
nWatch the video here.
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EFE
To commemorate what was arguably the year's most thrilling collaboration -- Lanvin Hearts H&M -- designer Alber Elbaz and the Swiss fast-fashion chain released a series of cheeky, stylish video shorts, almost as divine as the dresses themselves.
Watch the video here.
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Alexander Wang
Alexander Wang dabbled in the moving medium for his fall advertising campaign, promoting his Wall Street-inspired collection with a sex-charged short reminiscent of a highly stylized after-party gone too far. The lovely Abbey Lee Kershaw starred.
nSee the video here.
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ASSOCIATED PRESS
Dolce & Gabbana transported us into the Rome of our wildest imagination, with the quick film, "Quando, Quando, Quando" which follows the knockout Monica Bellucci through the city's narrow lanes by dapper gentlemen with lust in their eyes.
nWatch it here.
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Nowness
Zoe Cassevetes composed a dream-sequence short entitled "Hide and Seek," spanning London's new Louis Vuitton boutique on Bond Street and Hampstead Heath. The film's girl-sirens flit between clothing racks and red telephone booths under unusually sunny skies.
nWatch it here.
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