This Hair of Mine

Directed By Cyndia Harvey & Akinola Davies Jr

Cyndia Harvey collaborates with Akinola Davis Jr to explore the African diaspora through intimate stories, centered around hair. The creativity and ingenuity in these hair styles keeps you stunned, in the best way.

Production Details & Description

‘This Hair of Mine’ was premiered at a Nataal curated exhibition at the first edition of AKAA (Also Known As Africa) in Paris at the art fair in Carreau de Temple.

Creative Direction & Hair Styling: Cyndia Harvey
Video direction & Edit: Akinola Davies Jr
DOP: Jack Wells
Styling: PC Williams
Make-up: Nami Yoshida
Casting Direction: Mischa Notcutt & Troy Fearn at TM Casting
Production Assistant: Nellie Owusu
Colourist: Jason Wallis at ETC
Music: ‘Wound’ courtesy of Arca
Sound: Callum Harrison, J Harrison and Joseph Bond

anothermag.com/fashion-beauty/9280/a-celebration-of-black-women-black-beauty-and-black-hair
i-d.vice.com/en_gb/article/hairstylist-cyndia-harvey-explores-the-beauty-of-afro-hair-in-a-new-short-film
nymag.com/thecut/2017/03/cyndia-harvey-fashion-appropriation-diversity-this-hair-of-mine.html
nataal.com/cyndia-harvey