How Japanese Denim Is Made | MR PORTER


Directed, shot and edited by Kyle Macfadzean
Commissioning Editor Lee Deaville
Production Marie Belmoh
Music by Kirk Barley

Kurashiki, a historic city in Japan’s Okayama Prefecture, on the lip of the Inland Sea, is about as far as you can get from the American Wild West. For the uninitiated, then, it would seem an unlikely place for MR PORTER’s in-house brand Mr P. to turn to in search of that most American article of clothing: a pair of jeans. But that’s exactly what we did. Watch this short film to find out why.

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