Costume design is so much more than simply stitching together clothing. It is a visual endeavor to breathe life and identity into a character and to contribute to the overall texture and tone of a film. It is a demanding task to develop fully faceted characters that are expressed through external appearances. For the 85th annual Academy Awards, the films in the running to win the best achievement in costume Oscar are all period films, where the costumes also serve to highlight a time and a place.
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Thu, Jan 24 2013 11:00 AM
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