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DIRECTOR / Luke Clayton Thompson
BRAND / Grace Wales Bonner
YEAR / 2016
COUNTRY / United Kingdom
RUNTIME / 4’19”

Grace Wales Bonner’s FW15 collection, as shown during V&A’s Fashion In Motion, focused on western interpretation of African and black culture. The film is set against an extract from the homoerotic love poem To O. E. A, by Claude McKay, the Harlem Renaissance poet whose work often captures the armoured fragility of the male soul..