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Twelv enlisted Jean Paul Gaultier's help to create the five minute fashion short "A Woman is a Gentleman" and it's almost too cool to stand. The film referenced Twelv's issue 002's "transformation" theme, but there seems to be two transformations that they're dealing with here: The female (pointed bra and panty set) to male (trench coat and top hat) and the innocent (milk, pink bedroom) to femme fatale (painted on black eyes and red lipstick, cutout unitard, the whole "lady of the night" thing happening). And as if that much coolness wasn't enough, it's set to a cover of the Talking Heads "Psycho Killer" by Brooklyn's garage-pop quartet Motive. Check out the video after the jump, but be warned: The whole thing will put you off smiling for life.
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