Harmony Korine and Proenza Schouler Present “Act Da Fool”
As mentioned previously, today see’s the debut of Harmony Korine’s film for Proenza Schouler ‘Act Da Fool’, the short film debut’s on ProenzaSchouler.com. Korine received a carte blanche from designers Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough to create a project featuring Proenza Schouler’s Autumn/Winter 2010 collection. The film was shot in Korine’s hometown of Nashville, Tennessee and was styled by Mel Ottenberg.
“Harmony took the elements from our collection of a girl who is both naïve and knowing, very innocent and very American, and created a story based on his setting and experiences,” says Hernandez. “We grew up watching Harmony’s films –it all starts with Kids, of course, which was hugely influential on us and everyone in our generation.”
Check ProenzaSchouler.com to see the film along with additional Q&A’s with Harmony Korine, Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough about the project.