World renowned fashion designer Paul Smith has been receiving random objects through the post for the past 20 years from person(s) unknown. Long time DN friend Ben Wigley’s documentary PS Your Mystery Sender takes us on a tour of Smith’s collection, whilst revealing some of the secrets behind his endless inspiration. Ben joins us to discuss the magic of telling stories.
PS Your Mystery Sender (2010)
For the past 20 years Paul Smith the world renowned fashion designer from Nottingham has been receiving an avalanche of odd and quirky unwrapped objects which have had a remarkable effect on his life, and all have been sent from a Mystery Person.
It’s weird when you watch your film with an audience who haven’t seen it before, because quite often you hear reactions in places you might not have anticipated.