The Academy Awards really happen in too insular a vacuum. If they could expand their nominee slot to ten they might be able to broaden their choices. As it is, the same kind of movie gets in year after year. My 18 year-old calls it the “Oscar movie and it’s always the same movie.” The
The Beverly Hilton ballroom was a sea of eye-opening gowns and outfits, it was after all the Costume Designer Guild Awards, an evening celebrating excellence in costume design. La La Land’s Mary Zophres picked up the award for Excellence in Costume Design for Contemporary Film. Hidden Figures designer Renee Ehrlich Kalfus who won for Excellence
Excellence in Period Film Hidden Figures – Renee Ehrlich Excellence in Fantasy Film Doctor Strange – Alexandra Byrne Excellence in Contemporary Film La La Land – Mary Zophres Excellence in Short Form Design Pepsi: “Momotaro” Episode Four, featuring Jude Law — Ami Goodheart Outstanding Period Television Series The Crown – Michele Clapton Outstanding Fantasy Television
If you won something and we forgot to send you your prize, please send an email to the world’s most disorganized prize giving out committee (aka me whose inbox is always too full) at awardsdaily at gmail.com. For our grand prize winner we’ll be sending out this limited edition Tascen Los Angeles book with La
Maryann Brandon grew up in New York loving film. She spent many happy days watching three films in a row. Her first editing job was in 1984 for The Cotton Club. A frequent collaborator with J.J. Abrams, she worked on the TV show Alias and then alongside Abrams again in Missi...