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Iron Man 3: A Different Kind of Suit

Spoiler warning: We examine the use of suits, iron or otherwise, in Iron Man 3 to conceal and recreate identity. Continue reading

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Review: Hugo – With Exclusive Insight From Sandy Powell

Hugo is Scorsese’s monument to wonder and excitement. Here Sandy Powell exclusively explains her costume choices to Clothes on Film. Continue reading

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Film Review: Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Penny Rose creates incredible costume that feels so much like it belongs; ironically we barely even notice it’s there. Continue reading

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Prince of Persia: Interview With Costume Designer Penny Rose

Penny Rose talks to us about 800 year old embroidery patterns and priests dressed in bedspreads. Continue reading