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Take a break! This film is centered around revolutionary thinking about clothing and fashion in the 21st century and how we can solve some of our environmental problems connected to this industry.. Seriously – find 47 minutes when you can put your feet up and watch ‘The Next Black’ a documentary film that explores the future of clothing. Watch as you see some of the most innovative companies on the planet and get their opinion on clothing and its future, including: heroes of sustainability, Patagonia; tech-clothing giants, Studio XO; sportswear icon, adidas; and Biocouture, a consultancy exploring living organisms to grow clothing and accessories. There are even solutions for reducing fashion industry waste by utilizing bio-engineered materials for clothing and a new kind of dye process, called “dry dye” that dyes large quantities of fabric without a drop of water.