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Daring documentaries challenge Russia's status quo

With artistic freedoms continually restricted by the Government, Russian filmmakers are taking a stand at the Message to Man Film Festival

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Fashion Blogs

SS15's cult model comebacks

Gemma Ward's surprise stroll over Prada's purple dunes sparked a wave of runway returns. We chart our favourite comebacks of the season – including Amber Valletta and Lara Stone

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Arts+Culture Blogs

What if Bret Easton Ellis wrote Maps to the Stars?

Valium, Vicodin and Valentino: we reimagine David Cronenberg’s Maps to the Stars helmed by the king of Hollywood shade

Fashion Blogs

Teen spirit: charting the fearless girl gangs of SS15

This season's shows have seen a shift from an androgyny obsession to a celebration of girlhood – whether angst-ridden teens, off key lolitas or 90s party girls. We chart their clans

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Arts+Culture Blogs

How Fight Club fought a crisis of masculinity

Celebrate David Fincher's BAFTA retrospective with a look at how Fight Club spearheaded a crisis of late 90s machismo

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Fashion Blogs

The Hyperlapse Effect

Monday night's Giles show saw guests running for the door before the models had even left the catwalk. Susanne Madsen reports on the deterioration of fashion show etiquette

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Fashion Blogs

Could you please wipe my teeth? My time at NYFW

From getting her lipstick fixed by a stranger to moving for Miley's entourage, writer and Dazed contributor Amy Rose Spiegel reports on a day at New York Fashion Week

Fashion Blogs

Fashion as performance art

A night of conceptual fashion at Berlin's Mathew Gallery with Harry Burke

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Fashion Blogs

In defence of nostalgia

From MM6's Baby-One-More-Time-worthy bandana top to MBMJ's Björk-inspired micro bun Mohawks – this season designers resurrected the fashion faux pas of our youths

Fashion Blogs

Reinventing the runway – on format and fashion

NYFW has seen designers push the boundaries of the fashion show format – so is it time to move on from a hundred year old tradition of women walking in a line?




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Confront His Past

Fashion Blogs

The standing line, and other unspoken NYFW anxieties

We all know the popular images of fashion week – street style stars hailing cabs with clutches and editors Instagramming from the front row – but what's it like for the 99%?

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Arts+Culture Blogs

In Hollywood, texting is the new talking

New release ‘Men, Women & Children’ puts iMessages front and centre – has film finally gotten over its digital phobia?