The Remix: Hip Hop X Fashion documentary
Beyonce wears a head-to-toe custom MCM look created by celebrity stylist Misa Hylton in her latest internet-breaking music video, ApeSHIT.
This look leads to inform you of the forthcoming MCM Partners with Tribeca Studios® to Tell the Untold Story of the Pioneering Women Who Transformed Hip Hop and Fashion. The Remix: Hip Hop X Fashion documentary delves into the untold creativity and vision that brought that landscape into fruition. The film journeys from the genre-defining work of renowned stylist and fashion architect, Misa Hylton, who created some of the most iconic looks with top artists such as Lil’ Kim, Mary J. Blige, and Missy Elliot, to the many hidden stories of quintessential female players in the male-dominated world of hip-hop.
The feature documentary will trace the origins of fearless, full-color hip-hop style—from the Bronx and Brooklyn to the Paris runways—and credits Hylton as one of the first stylist to meld streetwear with haute couture.Reliving some of her most unforgettable fashion looks of all time—like Lil’ Kim’s sheer purple mermaid inspired catsuit at the 1999 MTV Video Music Awards. It will feature a mix of vivid reporting, archival footage, rare interviews and original commentary from artists and fashion luminaries. MCM, the German luxury label, portrays the vision of fashion as a tool for personal reinvention—and tells the story of women bravely remaking the music industry with their authentic senses of style.
The fashion architect timelines her career, including historical Beyonce fashion moments, in the upcoming MCM documentary created in partnership with Tribeca Film Festival, The Remix: Hip Hop x Fashion. The film honors female forces in hip hop and is set to premiere this Fall 2019.