Short films featuring perspectives, ideas and practices of clothing durability

Overview of the 8 films

Kate Fletcher and Anna Fitzpatrick have produced eight short films from the Decentring Durability interviews. The films are snapshots exploring perspectives, ideas and practices of clothing durability that take place outside of the global north. The films feature three participants recruited through the international network of the Union of Concerned Researchers in Fashion.

Hadeel Osman, Sudan:

  1. Importance of care
  2. Clothing durability
  3. Sustainability as lifestyle and part of culture

Ileana Jalil Kentros, Mexico:

  1. Mending
  2. Washing

Rudo Nondo, Zimbabwe:

  1. Community and clothing care
  2. Durable clothing
  3. Second-hand clothing and taboo

More information can be found in the project note Decentring Durability: Plural Ideas and Actions of Long Lasting Clothes.