john waters on karma, the art of selling out, and dropping acid at 70
i-D talks to the iconic filmmaker and author about his latest book 'Mr. Know-It-All: The Tarnished Wisdom of a Filth Elder.'
nobody photographs women like camille vivier
The French photographer just released her photobook Twist — a surrealist visual poem about women, sculpture and architecture.
a list of the trashiest christmas movies to watch
As the Pope of Trash himself, John Waters, says: “Good bad taste is celebrating something without thinking you’re better than it.” Here’s our best / worst films of the season.
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your favourite director's favourite films
Your favourite films are the sum of many parts. Yes, the imaginations of the writers, actors and directors who made them, but also the lifetime of influences each have absorbed. Understanding the films these auteurs hold close can lend another...
even john waters is offended by his venice biennale project
The endearingly obscene director is imploring the masses to study art, for reasons even he finds abhorrent.
the 5 most surprising comme des garçons runway cameos
As the Met opens its epic Comme des Garçons exhibition, we take a look back at some of the famous faces who have graced Rei Kawakubo’s hallowed runway.
john waters has created a john waters-themed summer camp
Sign up now to toast marshmallows with the Pope of Trash.
whatever happened to camp – does it still exist?
If camp was the secret language of gay communities, is it still relevant today?
john waters on the place for bad taste in contemporary culture
"My whole life has been a trigger warning"
six more modern musicals for you to sink your jazz hands into
Despite its record haul of Oscar nominations, La La Land’s divided audiences and critics. Here’s our guide to the other alt-musicals we’ve fallen in love with.
john waters on thrifting, comme des garçons, and restoring his 70s opus 'multiple maniacs'
As his newly-restored 'atrocity' begins its nationwide run, we talk filth, film, and fashion with the legendary director.
smithers’ coming out episode is a tribute to ‘simpsons’ writer’s queer son
We're so happy for you, Smithers! Or should we just say...‘Eeeeexcellent!’