Dior’s Adventure with Harmony Korine

Director and screenwriter Harmony Korine — he of Kids, Spring Breakers, Gummo, Trash Humpers, and other contrived portraits of juvenile degeneracy — directed Dior’s latest and fairly psychedelic (at least by the monolithic brand’s standards) short film.

The video follows model Sasha Luss as an extra-ethereal Alice, of Wonderland fame. At the start, she steps into a mirror and finds herself teleported to a strange garden of dangling flowers. As Die Antwoord’s ‘Enter the Ninja’ plays, with Yolandi’s already Barbi-high voice reaching helium-like new levels, Sasha spots the object of her adventure, a flacon of Dior Addict spinning in mid-air. Grasping the bottle, she then goes on a spastic mini-bender. She jumps around on a giant chair, hangs from a chandelier, and generally makes good use of the narcotic associations the word “addict” provides…

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