A review of The True Cost, a documentary film that investigates the alarming environmental and social impact of the fashion industry.
Look at the clothes you’re wearing right now.
Picture yourself shopping for them. Try to remember what you were thinking as you weighed whether or not to take those jeans up to the cash register, whether or not to click “add to cart” on those shoes. You may have considered cut, color, cost, comfort. You may have imagined how you’d style your new threads.