Eye on the Oscars: Art direction, costume design and makeup

DressThe latest Oscar-themed feature section in Variety is kicked off with this look at the staging of "Anna Karenina."

Just 12 weeks from shooting, director Joe Wright hit upon the crazy
inspiration to set his "Anna Karenina" in a decaying Russian theater.
And it was up to the art department to make it work, on time and on
budget. …

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