Thursday, 7 January 2016

TWO NOMINATIONS FOR SANDY POWELL AT COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD AWARDS


...and most worthy of them is she! Both Carol and Cinderella see Sandy Powell in competition for Costume Designers Guild awards this season. It's a packed year for quality design, with memorable work on films like Brooklyn, Crimson Peak, The Danish Girl, Ex Machina and Joy making the cut. Fittingly, Cate Blanchett, who stars in both of Ms. Powell's nominated titles, will receive this year's Spotlight Award. Winners will be announced on the 23rd of February. See all the film nominees right here:

Excellence in Period Film
Paco Delgado (The Danish Girl)
Odile Dicks-Mireaux (Brooklyn)
Kate Hawley (Crimson Peak)
Daniel Orlandi (Trumbo)
Sandy Powell (Carol)

Excellence in Fantasy Film
Jenny Beavan (Mad Max: Fury Road)
Michael Kaplan (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)
Bart Mueller and Kurt Swanson (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2)
Sandy Powell (Cinderella)
Sammy Sheldon (Ex Machina)

Excellence in Contemporary Film
Jenny Eagan (Beasts of No Nation)
Arianne Phillips (Kingsman: The Secret Service)
Carlo Poggioli (Youth)
Michael Wilkinson (Joy)
Janty Yates (The Martian)