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Janelle Monáe Teleports to Old Hollywood for a Ralph Lauren Fashion Film

Janelle Monáe x Ralph Lauren

Mr. Lauren enlisted the help of his muse Janelle Monáe to deliver a captivating live performance at his Beverly Hills flagship store, captured by Southpaw Productions.

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YOSHIKI

In 2020, the film and television production industry was forced to reinvent itself amidst the crippling effects of a global pandemic. Southpaw was among the first production companies to responsibly and safely navigate stringent onset protocols while executing large-scale, in-person productions in the throes of Covid-19.

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Southpaw Overcomes Challenges Filming YOSHIKI UNDER SKY
Tomorrowland’s Out-there Virtual Music Festival Reinvents Digital Events

Tomorrowland Around the World

When the Covid-19 pandemic made the gathering of large crowds impossible, Belgium’s in-person, mega-music festival Tomorrowland had to be cancelled. But instead of being deterred, the team behind the festival saw the challenge as an invitation to take a leap and go where no one has gone before.

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Chance the Rapper x Ralph Lauren

During Ralph Lauren’s usual time slot for a New York runway show, the brand streamed a pre-recorded live show featuring Chance the Rapper at the Ralph Lauren flagship store in Chicago (Chance’s hometown), that was viewed on the artist’s and brand’s social media channels.

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Chance the Rapper Gives His Most Intimate Performance Yet at a Ralph Lauren Store
Southpaw Films Netflix’s Films it’s First-ever Bilingual Comedy Special with Felipe Esparza

Felipe Esparza

Comedian Felipe Esparza may have made some “bad decisions” in his life, but we’re pretty sure following his stand up comedy isn’t one of them. ICM and Netflix tapped Southpaw to direct and produce the former Last Comic Standing champ’s first original comedy special with the streaming giant.

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Oprah Winfrey: When They See Us Now

When They See Us, the Netflix Original miniseries, won critical acclaim for its telling of the story of the “Central Park Five”—five black and Latino teenagers wrongly accused of raping a white female jogger in Central Park. The emotional story touched a nerve among viewers—for highlighting the failure of the legal system and the unfair media treatment the teenagers endured.

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Southpaw Wins an Emmy for Oprah Winfrey Presents: When They See Us Now
Kanye West’s YEEZY SEASON 3 Disrupts New York Fashion Week

YEEZY SEASON 3

Whether you love him or hate him, there’s one universal truth about Kanye West. When it comes to his music, his style, his politics or his personal opinion—the guy is not afraid of being a true original.

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YEEZY SEASON 1

“I jumped at the opportunity to work with someone as talented and unique as Kanye,” said director Mark Ritchie. “Knowing his artistic mindset and innovative thinking, I knew coming to this project with an open mind and an ability to be agile would equal success.”

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Kanye West Launches YEEZY SEASON 1 in Style