Valentino Japan Co., Ltd.
Valentino Releases New Video of Voice Actor Sora Amamiya Reciting the Story of ‘Love’
Maison Valentino has partnered with six famous Japanese voice actors to create a special video work as part of the text-only campaign ‘Valentino The Narrative II’. From July to December 2022, one voice actor will appear each month wearing the latest collection of Valentino, who will read the love texts written for Valentino by the authors.
In November, he announced a work produced in partnership with Sora Amamiya, who plays the role of Toka Kirishima in the anime “Tokyo Ghoul” and Elizabeth in “The Seven Deadly Sins” and is in charge of theme songs for various anime as an artist. I’m here. A new video of a reading of a text by Elizabeth Acevedo, a poet and writer with Dominican and American roots, was released on Friday, November 18, 2022 on Valentino’s YouTube channel.
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About ‘Valentino The Narrative II’
Valentino announced ‘Valentino The Narrative II’ in March 2022 as the second chapter of ‘Valentino The Narrative’ announced in 2021. In this second chapter, Valentino once again ran a text-only campaign, bringing new expression to the way fashion communicates.
Creative Director Pierpaolo Piccioli continues to communicate the values of authenticity and individuality by building polyphonic communities and creating polyphonic conversations. In this text-only project, Pierpaolo invited 17 world-famous authors to create 17 unique and impactful campaigns with their words.
The fill rouge of the campaign is ‘love’ in all its forms and in all its meanings brought to life by writers and poets. Various love is colorfully laid out. Alok Vaid Menon, Amir Srinivasan, Andre Aciman, Andrew Sean Greer, Britt Bennett, David Sedaris, Douglas Coupland, Elizabeth Acevedo, Emily Ratajkowski, Fatima Fareen Mirza, Hanif Kureishi , Layla Slimani, Melissa Broder, Michael Cunningham, Mieko Kawakami, Murathan Mungang and Jeong Serang are participating in this cross-genre experimental campaign.
In a video project in partnership with six voice actors, from July to December 2022, one voice actor wearing the latest collection of Valentino will appear every month, and the writers will write a love sentence for Valentino. , read with all your heart.
The first work Natsuki Hanae × Douglas Coupland
2nd work Natsuki Hanae x Melissa Broder
Third work: Yuki Kaji x Britt Bennett
4th work: Yuki Kaji x Michael Cunningham
Fifth work Yuki Kaji x Mieko Kawakami
6th work Ayane Sakura x Emily Ratajkowski
7th work: Ayane Sakura x Fatima Faline Mirza
The eighth work Junya Enoki x David Sedaris
The ninth work Junya Enoki x Alok Vide Menon
The 10th work Sora Amemiya x Jung Serang