T-shirt event – “T-Shirt Stories: Cotton, Art & Fun” documentary screening
The t-shirt is the most ubiquitous form of art & communication and T-SHIRT STORIES is a documentary that covers the world over as personalities weigh in on their respective thoughts on the humble clothing item. American Apparel founder Dov Charney, Earsnot, Tony Alva, Mark the Cobrasnake and VERBAL all make appearances amongst an eclectic group of creatives. Showing for the first time ever on British soil, the screening includes a special introduction from the directors Dimitri Pailhe & Julien Potart.
Also on the night award winning poet/playwright, Inua Ellams, will perform excerpts from his critically acclaimed play ‘BLACK T-SHIRT COLLECTION’ ahead of its Edinburgh Festival debut – a tale of how the global t-shirt industry affects the lives of two foster brothers in the heart of Nigeria.
After the film, is the after party with: Dj Sid Mercutio, The Large and Top Rock.
Tickets: £5/ £7 on the night // Times: 7.30 doors, 8pm to Midnight
Venue: Hackney Picturehouse, London | Film Trailer // Purchase Tickets
So if you’re from the UK, you have the chance to attend a lovely show dedicated to the very popular T-shirt.