Author archives: Frederick Cappelo

Trainspotting Sequel Has Begun Filming: Check Out the New Trailer

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The filming has officially begun on the long-awaited sequel to Danny Boyle’s cult classic, the 1996 adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s novel Trainspotting. The movie is slated to officially be released January 27, 2017. This option was completely off the table ten years ago. At that time Ewan McGregor was publicly furious with director Danny Boyle after he was sla[...]

Supreme Takes Paris: James Jebbia Chats with BoF

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Supreme founder and U.K. native James Jebbia rarely talks to the press but when he does people take notice. He recently granted an interview with Business of Fashion on the eve of the Supreme Paris store opening, slated to open later this week. In the interview, he talks about keeping the brands New York roots while expanding overseas, stating, “If they thin[...]

Montreal Based Pop Singer IRIS Drops Her New Video

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Montreal based indie-pop artist IRIS has been attracting a lot of attention for her latest track “Follow Me.” The song and video is a tribute to David Bowie and inspired by his role in the cult classic Labyrinth. Peep the video below, and follow her here, as she is definitely on the up-and-coming artists to watch list.  

Mark Healey Surfs 60-Foot Wave at The Jaws Break

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Surfing big waves at Maui's infamous Jaws break doesn't happen over night. It takes years of practice and getting comfortable in the sea and on your board. Hawaiian surfer Mark Healey gives a glimpse into his world and the rigorous training he undergoes to prepare his body for big waves. His training includes breathing exercises, yoga, ice-baths (it look[...]

Charlie Kaufman's Anomalisa

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From the creator of Being John Malkovich, Adaptation and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Legendary writer Charlie Kaufman brings us his newest film Anomalisa. Made on a shoestring budget funded through Kickstarter, the film combines genius writing with highly innovative stop-motion techniques.  The film centers around the main character Michael Sto[...]

Saint Laurent's Upcoming FW/16 Show

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There have been a lot of rumours flying around about whether Hedi Slimane asked to leave or if there was a better position offered to him? Will he be leaving Saint Laurent after this seasons collection? No one knows for sure. We do know that if this is to be Hedi's last show for Saint Laurent that it will most certainly be a show to remember. This years S[...]

Prada AW16: Dark Waters and War

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Text: Frederick Cappelo Yesterday’s Prada show was truly a delight, recently Prada has been left in the shadows with the new direction of Gucci. Last night was different, in that it was one of her most memorable shows in recent history.  The runway show was drenched in themes of romanticism, and darkness. combined with beautifully tailored menswear which [...]