EPISODE 2: MDINGI COUTTS (CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA)
WINNER OF BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
MERCEDES-BENZ BOKEH SOUTH AFRICAN FASHION FILM FESTIVAL
Date: December 22, 2016
ETHETICS (ethics+aesthetics) is a series exploring and celebrating ethical and socially responsible brands around the world. We're dedicated to the telling of alluring stories that provoke and support conscious consumerism.
ETHETICS EPISODE 2: MDINGI COUTTS premiered at the BAFTA-Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival and premiered online at Vogue Italia. It won Best Documentary at Panama Fashion Film Festival, Best Cinematography at both Miami Fashion Film Festival (also nominated for Best Creative Concept) and the Mercedes-Benz Bokeh South Africa Fashion Film Festival (also nominated for Best Fashion and Best Documentary), Best Designer/Brand at Fashion Film Festival Milano (also nominated for Best Documentary), and Best Styling at Mexico Fashion Film Festival. Further nominations include: Best Fashion Documentary at the London Fashion Film Festival, Best Film from US/Canada at the Berlin Fashion Film Festival, and Best Director at Porto Fashion Film Festival. It is an Official Selection of the fashion film festivals in New York, Canada, Copenhagen, Istanbul, Sarajevo, Chicago, Athens, and FASHIONCLASH Fashion Film Festival in the Netherlands. It was also invited to screen at the Academy Award-qualifying Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia in Japan.