Category: PD Porn

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Baz Luhrmann & Catherine Martin

From the scintillating reds in ‘Moulin Rouge’ to the bombastic excess of ‘The Great Gatsby’, Catherine Martin has always shown she has a knack for audacious and daring production design. Come explore the breadth of Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin’s breathtaking work.

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Wes Anderson

Wes Anderson is one of the most influential filmmakers of his generation. With storybook-like imagery, and highly stylized production design and cinematography he is the definition of an auteur and certainly one of my favourite

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: 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 vast beauty of

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Black and White

  The Artist is nominated for an Art Directors Guild Award for Best Production Design in a Period Film this year, and it got me thinking about other black and white films with great production

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Christmas Edition

Merry Christmas, Art DepartMENTAL readers! It’s that time of year again: garland on mantels, tinsel on trees, and of course – Christmas movies on television. There are too many Christmas films to mention but here

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Terrence Malick, Jack Fisk and the Art of Minimalism

Definition of Minimalism: A design or style in which the simplest and fewest elements are used to create the maximum effect. A technique that is characterized by extreme spareness and simplicity. I’ve been a big

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Bernardo Bertolucci

Italian director and screenwriter Bernardo Bertolucci was born in March 1941. He started writing at the age of 15 and originally wanted to be a poet. However, after assisting Pier Paolo Pasolini  with his film

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN V

Welcome to our 5th miscellaneous ‘Production Design Porn’ post. I hope these screencaps will inspire you to watch these films and learn more about their production design. Interiors (1978) Production Designer: Mel Bourne  | Set

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Sir Ken Adam

BAFTA’s tribute to Ken Adam took place this past Monday night on the occasion of Ken Adam’s 90th birthday. As one of the most creative and imaginative production designers to ever live, not many people

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Quentin Tarantino

What makes a Quentin Tarantino movie so great? The soundtracks full of 70s tunes, the stylized gore, and of course the David Wasco production design. Sets like the warehouse in Reservoir Dogs and the the