“A lot of brands in the last few years followed the green-hype to make money,” claims design wunderkid Deniel Freitag. “We are very proud to say that our concept has been sustainable since 1993, and that FREITAG [pictured] is a pioneer in this field.”…more
A troubled and explosively violent teenager is transferred to adult prison where he finally meets his match - a man who also happens to be his father.
Starred-Up is a gritty and dramatic movie with a stand-out performance from O’Connell…more
Zhang Bonan, Chief Designer of the Chinese spaceship programme, has spoken about the Oscar-winning movie [pictured] and says that he found it “very inspiring.”…more
Karl Lagerfeld [pictured] has confirmed that the new hotel in the name of the great [and in no way eccentric, if incredibly talented] designer will open in 2017…more
The Neighbourhood [pictured] arrived in 2012 with a certain amount of mystery and bearing the atmospheric track Female Robbery as a calling card. The EP I’m Sorry EP then followed, and since then the hugely talented five-piece has concentrated on building its art and its very loyal following…more
Tony Hall, the BBC Director General, has confirmed that the Corporation is considering the role of its digital television channel, BBC Three [sort of pictured], as part of the broadcaster’s cost-savings drive…more
Fashion label Chinti and Parker [whose work is sort of pictured] has confirmed the launch of its first full menswear collection for autumn/winter 2014…more
Directed by Oscar nominee Terry Gilliam [Brazil], The Zero Theorem revolves around an eccentric and reclusive computer genius [two-time Oscar winner Christoph Waltz] plagued with existential angst who works on a mysterious project aimed at discovering the purpose of existence, or the lack thereof once and for all.
However, it is only once he experiences the power of love and desire that he is able to understand his very reason for being…more
David Bailey is one of the most famous photographers in the world, with a career spanning more than 50 years, during which time he has taken iconic pictures of celebrities and other subjects that have passed into cultural history.
Think of that much reproduced image of East End gangsters Ronnie and Reggie Kray, and it is Bailey’s powerful black and white shot that you are thinking of…more
total:spec favourite, music producer Pharrell Williams [pictured], has hooked up with fashion brand Uniqlo for its UT spring/summer 2014 collection as a collaborator and spokesperson…more
Director Bryan Singer [pictured] is to reunite with House’s David Shore and direct a drama pilot for US network CBS, focussing on a detective and FBI agent who attempt to clean up the streets of Battle Creek, Michigan…more
“There are lots of fashion companies involved with skateboarding without the heritage or credibility of DVS,” according to Tim Gavin, co-founder of DVS Shoes [pictured].
“It definitely helps if you’ve been there as a professional.”
The Californian DVS Shoe Company produces a range of footwear and clothing for the skateboarding and extreme sports community…more
Today sees the launch of Italian blogger Eleonora Carisi’s brand new capsule collection [pictured] for online fashion retailer Zalando…more
The Big Picture is also in town to run down this month’s big-hitters, including such all-out action movies as 300: Rise Of An Empire, which features more swords, sandals and six packs than you can shake a Spartan at!
But if its fast cars you’re after, look no further than Need For Speed, with Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul. He’s certainly on the highway to revenge in this nitro-fuelled thrill ride.
In a slight change of pace, Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin star in the extraordinary tale of love, loss and evading the long arm of the law in Labor Day, while March also sees a doubleheader from Walt Disney Pictures as Captain America: The Winter Soldier debuts alongside the hilarious Muppets: Most Wanted.
The Muppets: Brilliant…more