CDG Awards for 12 Years a Slave, Blue Jasmine, The Hunger Games

Costume Designers Guild Awards (thanks murtaza!) EXCELLENCE IN CONTEMPORARY FILM Blue Jasmine – Suzy Benzinger EXCELLENCE IN PERIOD FILM 12 Years a Slave – Patricia Norris EXCELLENCE IN FANTASY FILM The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Trish Summerville
Posted On 23 Feb 2014

The Academy creates branch for costume designers

Two New Governor Positions Added to Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch BEVERLY HILLS, CA – The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced the creation of the Costume Designers Branch. Costume designers had previously been a part of...
Posted On 25 Jan 2013

Costume Designers Guild Nominees announced!

EXCELLENCE IN PERIOD FILM Anna Karenina – Jacqueline Durran Argo – Jacqueline West Les Misérables – Paco Delgado Lincoln – Joanna Johnston Moonrise Kingdom – Kasia Walicka-Maimone (thanks, Elton!)  Nominees in Contemporary and Fantasy categories after the cut.  
Posted On 17 Jan 2013

Costume Design Guild Winners

We don’t usually track these because they don’t ever really seem to match up all that much with the Oscars — the reason being, the entire branch picks the winners for this one. At any rate, for those hoping for some clarity on the King’s Speech vs. Alice...
Posted On 22 Feb 2011

Oscar Costumes on Display in Los Angeles

Residents and visitors here in Los Angeles can look at the costumes for The King’s Speech and True Grit, along with 100 other movie outfits, like Helen Mirren’s dress from The Tempest and Johnny Depp’s Mad Hatter¬†at the Fashion Institute of Design and...
Posted On 18 Feb 2011

Costume Designers Guild nominations

Thanks to N8 Fantasy Avatar (Mayes C. Rubeo, Deborah Lynn Scott) The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (Monique Prudhomme) Star Trek (Michael Kaplan) Contemporary (500) Days of Summer (Hope Hanafin) Bruno (Jason Alper) Crazy Heart (Doug Hall) Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’...
Posted On 26 Jan 2010

Costume Designers Guild Nominees

(thanks to N8) Excellence in period film: Deborah Hopper for “Changeling” Jacqueline West for “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” Michael O’Connor for “The Duchess” Danny Glicker for “Milk” Albert Wolsky for “Revolutionary Road” Excellence in contemporary...
Posted On 13 Jan 2009