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12 Years a Slave: Rags and Tatters

We may have to eat our words, but as it stands 12 Years a Slave is unlikely to win the Best Costume Design Oscar. It does tick some of the necessary boxes: it’s period (mid 19th century), features both crinolines … Continue reading

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Designer Style: The Counsellor (or Counselor?) Trailer Hits

The Counsellor trailer hits with high-shine sartorial gloss. Continue reading

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Prometheus: Exclusive Interview with Costume Designer Janty Yates

Clothes on Film have an exclusive chat with Academy Award winning costume designer Janty Yates about her work on Prometheus. Continue reading

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Review: Jane Eyre at Haddon Hall

Watching Jane Eyre on location makes for an enriching experience. Continue reading

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X-Men: First Class Trailer

The period is swinging, but the trailer is classy. Continue reading

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X-Men: First Class Costumes

Some official images have surfaced for X-Men: First Class. The sixties costumes vibe is not excessive, however. Continue reading