NAKED & FAMOUS DENIM: THE WORLD'S MOST INNOVATIVE JEANS is a short documentary about a Montreal based denim brand called Naked & Famous Denim who are challenging the status quo of jean production through a vast catalogue of never before created denim fabrics and styles.
The film explores the philosophy, importance, and fascination behind raw japanese selvedge denim and peers into why old school production methods, modern innovations, and wear and tear are all important factors when striving for a truly unique pair of jeans.
DIRECTED /// Matt LaFontaine
SHOT /// Kyle LaFontaine, Matt LaFontaine
MUSIC /// "Sneeuland" by Oscar Schuster
LOCATION /// Naked & Famous Denim factory in Montreal, Quebec
THANKS /// Kari Svarc, Brandon Svarc, Bahzad Trinos, Entire Naked & Famous Family
Naked and Famous has taken the world by storm. This Montreal-based denim company is dedicated to making jeans the old fashion way. Slowly and by hand. In Episode 13 of The Journey we meet up with the owner of Naked and Famous to talk about his own journey into the denim business and to watch Canadian craftsmanship at it’s best.