The Night for Ports

The Night Porter 1974 – Ports 1961 FW 2014

The Night Porter, by Liliana Cavani, undertakes a series of psychological traumas derived from the Holocaust. An ex prisoners’ Stockholm syndrome and a nazi SS Officer’s post-war guilt merge in strong sadomasochism scenes. In 1974 it was considered a heavy, intricate and somehow arousing film, and it still is.

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The Great Comeback

The Great Gatsby 2013 – Ralph Lauren SS 2012

The 20s were so fashionable, and The Great Gatsby adaptation by Baz Luhrmann was such a success, that it was obvious many designers would jump to take this decade as inspiration for their spring collections, the question is: which one got closest to the reference?

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