• Recommended Mens Fashion & Culture Documentaries

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Mens Fashion & Culture Documentaries

We’ve put together a few fashion and culture documentary recommendations to binge on while we're in quarantine.

The Story of Air Max: 90 to 2090

1. The Story of Air Max: 90 to 2090

Nike tells the story of the Air Max evolution from the very beginning with the classic Air Max 90 right up to present day with the all new Air Max 2090. This documentary shows the shoes' rule-breaking ethos, and immeasurable impact on sneaker culture.

Watch on: YouTube

Diego Maradona Documentary

2. Diego Maradona

A documentary of never-before-seen footage looking at the career of the world's most celebrated football icon Diego Armando Maradona. This biographical film follows the notorious and outrageously talented footballer in 1984 as he transferred to Napoli, and pressures on and off the pitch threatened his game.

Watch on: All 4

Fresh Dressed

3. Fresh Dressed

An extensive chronicling of hip-hop music and the iconic fashion that is known to accompany it, Fresh Dressed goes to the core of where this style was born and delves into its history.

Watch on: Amazon Prime

Abstract: The Art of Design

4. Abstract: The Art of Design

A look inside the minds of the most innovative designers. Check out footwear designer Tinker Hatfield on Season 1 for a fascinating insight into his designs for Nike, including the iconic Air Jordan.

Watch on: Netflix

Horsepower: Hip-Hop's Impact on Polo Ralph Lauren

5. Horsepower: Hip-Hop's Impact on Polo Ralph Lauren

Complex examines the impacts that Polo Ralph Lauren has had on hip-hop culture since the 80s and how it became a diverse brand worn by so many, from preppy kids to rap stars.

Watch on: YouTube

Dogtown and Z-Boys

6. Dogtown and Z-Boys

This documentary combines film and still-photography to capture the spirit of skateboarding subculture. It looks at the story of a small group of surfers from California in the '70s, who used their surfing skills to create a new form of skateboarding.

Watch on: Netflix