Sarah Burton: ‘'I remember one collection - the prêt-à-porter autumn/winter 1999-2000 collection - which involved a model in a Perspex robotic body '' Flashing LED's and Perspex bodice by Kees van der Graaf for Alexander McQueen at Givenchy , Paris .
Things to Come (1936) is a British science fiction film written by H. G. Wells, produced by Alexander Korda and directed by William Cameron Menzies. The film stars Raymond Massey, Ralph Richardson, Cedric Hardwicke, Pearl Argyle and Margaretta Scott. The cultural historian Christopher Frayling calls Things to Come "a landmark in cinematic design."
McQueen - A scooped funnel neck festooned with fresh and silk flowers from the spring/summer 2007 Sarabande show. The show notes cited inspirations including Stanley Kubrick's 1975 film Barry Lyndon, European society figure Marchesa Luisa Casati and the artist Goya
Alexander McQueen repeatedly used the theme of birds within his work. He was inspired by Alfred Hitchcock's classic film The Birds and based his 1995 spring/summer collection the film. More recently his autumn/winter 2009 collection also showed his obsession with Hitchcock.