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Years ago, Pedro Almodovar told his old friends the Missonis he wanted to make "something" with them. Voila: a weird something they made, a video ad of nearly 3 minutes of sexy music, Almodovar, and his old and new muses, the models Rossy de Palma and Bianca Suarez in "exuberantly ruffled" dresses from Missoni's spring/summer 2012 collection.
Director Marco Maccapani used still shots taken by fashion photog Juergen Teller to simulate a pop-up book, and was also inspired in name by Almodovar's "All About My Mother" ("Todo Sobre Mi Madre"), all in service of a collection that sounds like something an American exchange student in Spain would dream up ("a homage to the Spanish lifestyle with women and girls who love to party and dance into the night"). A trio of Missonis appear halfway through the video with identical brown side-parted hair. Meanwhile, when he does show up, Almodovar mostly »
- The Huffington Post
After making his leading ladies look gorgeous in film after film, it looks like someone decided that director Pedro Almodovar should get the model treatment. Fasion house Missoni has put him alongside model Mariacarla Boscono, Spanish actresses Rossy de Palma and Blanca Suarez and more regulars from the label in a spread shot by famed photographer Juergen Teller. His appearance isn't quite so random, as he's apparently a longtime friend of the designer's family. "Pedro had told me for years that he was keen to make something with us," explained creative director Angela Missoni to the Telegraph. "So I asked him this time and he offered to model in the campaign…It is a homage to the Spanish lifestyle with women and girls who love to party and dance into the night. It has been a great experience for all of us." Anyway, the spread is accompanied by this pretty »
2 items from 2012
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