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Gravity, Her, Gatsby win Art Directors Guild Awards

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Winners: Excellence in Production Design for a Contemporary Film – K.K. Barrett – Her Excellence in Production Design for a Fantasy Film – Andy Nicholson – Gravity Excellence in Production Design for a Period Film – Catherine Martin – The Great Gatsby TV awards after the cut

Art Directors Guild Nominees

Art Directors Guild Nominees

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NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2013: Period Film AMERICAN HUSTLE – Production Designer: Judy Becker THE GREAT GATSBY – Production Designer: Catherine Martin INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS – Production Designer: Jess Gonchor SAVING MR. BANKS – Production Designer: Michael Corenblith 12 YEARS A SLAVE – Production Designer: Adam Stockhausen Fantasy Film ELYSIUM – Production Designer: Philip Ivey GRAVITY – Production Designer: Andy Nicholson THE HOBBIT:…

Art Directors Guild Nominees

Art Directors Guild Nominees

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NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2012: Period Film ANNA KARENINA Production Designer:  Sarah Greenwood ARGO Production Designer:  Sharon Seymour DJANGO UNCHAINED Production Designer:  J. Michael Riva LES MISÉRABLES  Production Designer:  Eve Stewart LINCOLN  Production Designer:  Rick Carter Fantasy Film CLOUD ATLAS   Production Designer:  Uli Hanisch, Hugh Bateup LIFE OF PI  Production Designer:  David Gropman PROMETHEUS  Production Designer:  Arthur Max THE DARK KNIGHT RISES  Production…

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Art Directors Guild Winners

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Winners: Period Film: Sherlock Holmes Fantasy Film Winner: Avatar Contemporary design: The Hurt Locker

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Art Direction Preview

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The ADG, At Directors Guild, will be handing out their awards on Saturday night. I have bolded those I think have the best shot, but I must add that I am not the person who knows anything about how the art directors guild judges great works of art direction. It’s strange that only two of these are nominated for the Oscar in this category, Avatar and Sherlock Holmes. That makes…

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Art Directors Guild Nominees TBA

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This video is hosted, along with a few others, on the ADG site “If the Art Directors Go For it I’ll Change My Mind” This is what one of the best Oscar predictors told me the other day with regard to Avatar’s art direction. The Art Directors Guild will announce today, according to our calendar. The reason behind this idea is that the film is mostly designed using various technologies…

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Critics & Guild Precursor Calendar

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As Sasha notes above, one week from today things will really begin to snowball, so here’s a handy schedule to help us prepare for the avalanche of Critics and Guild Awards dates in coming weeks. December 12/16 – Chicago Film Critics Nominations 12/12 – European Film Awards 12/13 – AFI Awards Announced 12/13 – Boston Critics Announce 12/13 – LA Film Critics Announce 12/14 – NY Film Critics Announce 12/21…

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Art Directors Guild Award Winners

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Art Directors Guild Winners (thanks to ladylurks and Niles Hemming): Best period film design: Donald Graham Burt, Benjamin Button Best fantasy film design: Nathan Crowley, The Dark Knight Best contemporary film design: Mark Digby, Slumdog Millionaire The Art Directors Guild has it figured out. If brilliant action movies like The Bourne Ultimatum and The Dark Knight aren’t “serious” enough for filmmakers who play dress-up for a living, just make sure…