Category: Awards

INTERVIEW: Ethan Tobman discusses his process on the film ‘Room’

Ethan Tobman, Production Designer of the Oscar-nominated film ‘Room’ gives us an inside look on how he designed the film.

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Robert Elswit gave Production Design 80% of his Oscar?

Director of Photography, Robert Elswit shared his Oscar for ‘There Will Be Blood’ with Production Designer, Jack Fisk, in 2008

INTERVIEW: Production Designer Maria Djurkovic and Set Decorator Tatiana Macdonald on The Imitation Game

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending the Art Directors Guild Oscar Panel in Los Angeles which included all of the Oscar-nominated production designers and set decorators this year. I was able to get in

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