Weaving Shibusa is the story of Japanese craftsmanship and dedication, shown through their love and fascination of denim. This film will show you the mysterious and insight into the Japanese denim industry. The film contains vintage denim experts, the legendary “Osaka 5” group (which were responsible for Japan’s denim revival) and also passionate innovators from several high-end denim brands. The Weaving Shibua film is made by Devin Leisher, Erik Motta, and Mehdi Ahmadi.

Self-Edge will kick-off with screening the film in San Francisco’s Castro Theater on August 6th – 2016. If you’re in the neighborhood you should check it out!

Check the teasers from Weaving Shibusa

Written by Wouter Munnichs
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine, I'm working as a freelance denim specialist for the industry. Titled as 'Denim Influencer 2020' by Rivet 50. Celebrated my 10th anniversary with Long John in 2021.