Category: Awards

The 19th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards

The winners of the Art Directors Guild’s 19th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards were announced tonight in Beverly Hills

NEWS: The Art Directors Guild presents The 18th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards

The winners of the Art Directors Guild’s 18th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards were announced tonight in Beverly Hills

[UPDATED WITH WINNERS] OSCARS 2014 COMPLETE LIST: The 86th Academy Award Nominations are…

At 8:30am EST on January 16th, the Academy Award nominees were announced. This year’s ceremony will take place on March 2nd in Hollywood, hosted by the lovely and talented Ellen DeGeneres. BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION DESIGN

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The Master: A Video Interview with Jack Fisk and David Crank

Check out this below the line interview for Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master with Production Designers, Jack Fisk & David Crank; Costume Designer, Mark Bridges and Editor, Leslie Jones.

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Dante Ferretti’s 2012 Best Art Direction Oscar Speech

Dante Ferretti was the only winner to thank his crew, let alone any below-the-line crew last night. Films get made on the backs of their crew and I was so pleased to see that Dante

Art Departmental’s Top 10 Best Production Design of 2011

After some long and hard deliberations I have pared down what are, in my opinion, the top 10 best production designed/art directed films of 2011. In the end, given the subjectivity of film in general,

The 84th Academy Award Nominations [and Winners] are…

. [UPDATED FEB 26th: Winners listed with an * in red below] At 8:30am EST this morning the Academy Award nominees were announced. Hugo led with 11 nominations followed by The Artist with 10. Noticeable

The 2011 Emmy Nominations for Outstanding Art Direction are…

This morning the Emmy nominations were announced and luckily there was some truly stunning television work this past year. Just because it’s on the small screen doesn’t mean it can’t be visually splendorous. The following

The Winners of the 31st Genie Awards Are…

I never imagined I’d post a pic of William Shatner ever. Last night the Genie Awards aired live in Ottawa and were hosted by William Shatner of all people. Incendies came out victorious with nine

The Academy Award for Best Art Direction goes to… Alice in Wonderland?

Thumbs down. Thumbs way down. Down, buried in the grave yard of dead art direction down. Wonderland is where art direction goes to die. Robert Stromberg thinks he’s a) funny or b) cute by putting