Tag: Dante Ferretti

Dante Ferretti's Oscar Speech

Dante Ferretti’s Oscar Speech for Best Art Direction in 2012

Dante Ferretti’s Oscar speech at the 2012 Academy Awards for Best Art Direction was a beautiful ode to Martin Scorsese and Italy but better than that was that he was the only person to thank his crew at the Oscars this year.

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: The Films of Martin Scorsese

“Cinema is a matter of what’s in the frame and what’s out.” -Martin Scorsese From the mean streets of New York City to the days of Christ in desolate landscapes to the


Actor, writer, director, animator, producer… former Monty Python member Terry Gilliam has done it all, even production design for the Python film Life of Brian! He started out as a cartoonist and

AWARDS: Best Production Design of 2010

Awards season this year is well under way and I wanted to update you readers as to the results thus far on the Best Production Design of 2010. It’s been a pretty

Production Design Porn: A Look at the Bold Sets of Every Tim Burton Film

Tim Burton is known for his playful gothic style. The characters in his films live in worlds of contrast between eerie atmospheres and  whimsical fantasy.  His most recent film, Alice in Wonderland,


Production design film stills that inspire me to do better everyday.