DVD’s turn out to be the arbitrary driving force in (some) fashion. If I could have any less tolerance for the supercilious pretenses of designers, I’d be Guy Trebay, who bursts some bubbles in the Times: “John Galliano often has some canned hoo-ha he uses to deflect attention from the fact that, like everyone else at a certain moment in fashion, he bought a DVD of the documentary about the San Francisco drag troupe, The Cockettes. At least another stylist cops to copying 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Remember, Soderbergh’s Schizopolis is finally coming out on DVD this month, thanks to Criterion.
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