‘Weaving Shibusa’ Shows How the Best Japanese Denim Is Made
Japan is famous for producing the world’s best denim. The new documentary Weaving Shibusa gives a glimpse inside the work of Japanese artisans who artfully craft quality denim for the fashion industry. Director Devin Leisher traveled around Japan documenting denim production and interviewing creators of popular denim companies such as The Flat Head, Fullcount, Japan Blue, Rampuya and Iron Heart, resulting in a captivating and highly original film. With the help of the successful denim brand Self Edge, Weaving Shibusa will premiere on August 6th in San Francisco. Visit the Self Edge website to purchase tickets.