Photofilm, ‘Anything For The Weekend, Sir?’Written by duckrabbit
That’s what the British barber used to say after finishing a cut. For those not in the know, it translates as
“Are you planning on getting laid this weekend and would would you like some condoms?”
Since my Mum and Dad were too poor to send me to the barber shop I never got asked this question.
Those kinds or barber shop are mostly history now, but one or two remain. In Birmingham we have the legendary Di Matteo’s.
Ellie Gibbon is one of duckrabbit’s students. This is her first photofilm and it’s a cracking effort
‘Di Matteo’ is a barber shop located in Sparkhill, Birmingham and for 55 years owner Vincenzo Di Matteo has flavoured the local highstreet with his unique Italian charm and character!
A Photofilm Production by Ellie Gibbons
Photography & Audio by Ellie Gibbons