Costume designer Sandy Powell's credit appears on two 2015 releases that are generating awards buzz; Todd Haynes' "Carol" and Kenneth Branagh's "Cinderella." Since Cate Blanchett stars in both…
Camerimage, the International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography, celebrates its 23rd edition with seven special awards for artists and technicians whom they identify as possessing a "unique…
For suspension of disbelief to work, the audience has to care enough to surrender brain space to a character or plotline. Unfortunately, Mike Figgis' "Suspension of Disbelief" forgets this key…
The five costume designers nominated for Oscar are a mix of newbies to the Academy and previous winners or nominees, but they share a love of researching in order to get their designs absolutely…
Hot off its Golden Globes win for comedy or musical, "The Artist" leads the pack with 12 BAFTA nominations, announced in London Tuesday morning.
At a tony gathering of top-flight costume designers at the Soho House in West Hollywood on Wednesday night, the idea of placing contemporary, period and fantasy design into separate categories was…
Casting a wide net over contemporary, period and fantasy creations, the Costume Designers Guild's nominations for its 13th annual awards range from "Black Swan's" tutus in to "True Grit's" Western…
Scorsese's skill and unsurpassed knowledge of Hollywood genres creates an intense thriller.
Anyone who says they don't make love stories like they used to should see "The Young Victoria."
Playing less fast and loose with history than Philippa Gregory's novel, "The Other Boleyn Girl" is a sexy, good-looking political bodice-ripper.
Designers and Their Inspirations