With a knock-out cast of Sir Ben Kingsley and Helena Bonham Carter being directed by Roman Polanski, it's hard to think that someone — something — could upstage all of that talent. But somehow, in the new Prada short, "A Therapy," which debuted at Cannes yesterday evening, a purple puffer jacket stole the limelight.
The four-minute film depicts a bizarre therapy session involving a very rich HBC (seriously, only someone with cash to spare would kick around Prada pumps like that) retelling Sir Ben about a nightmare. Though the dream is interesting enough, what's really got Sir Ben's knightly knickers in a bunch is the coat Helena came in wearing, a fur-topped Prada puffer jacket that he eventually drops his duties to go and try on.
Though we're not sure the length quite works on him, purple is Sir Ben's color. You go, Ben Koko! (Prada)