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Set Decoration
Hail, Caesar! | Set Decoration by Nancy Haigh

The Set Decoration Crew Roles and Responsibilities in Film and Television

Understanding the set decoration crew roles, responsibilities, and hierarchy on any film or television project is very important before starting in the industry. Read further for North American standards in the set decoration department.

2018 Emmys Best Production Design
The Handmaid's Tale scores nominations for Best Production Design at the 2018 Emmys

The 2018 Emmy Nominations for Best Production Design

The Emmy nominations for Best Production Design have been announced. Check to see if your favourite show is nominated. The Creative Arts Emmy Awards will air Saturday, September 15 at 8PM EST on FXX.

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The Crown Production Designer Martin Childs
The Crown, Season 2 / Netflix

The Crown Production Designer Martin Childs Set by Set Breakdown

Production Designer Martin Childs visually breaks down his sets to marvelous effect showcasing what was already on location and what they created from scratch on the 2nd season of The Crown on Netflix.

Black Panther Production Designer Hannah Beachler
Black Panther Production Designer Hannah Beachler | Photo by Chris Britt

DESIGN TALKS: Black Panther Production Designer Hannah Beachler on Inclusive Design

Watch this recent design talk with Black Panther production designer Hannah Beachler and host John Maeda as they discuss the need for inclusion in design and how that affects storytelling.

Art Department Roles
Hail, Caesar! (2016) | Universal Pictures

The Art Department Roles and Hierarchy in Production Design

Understanding the art department roles and hierarchy on any film or television project is very important before starting in the industry. Read further for North American standards in the art department.

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movie locations

How Architects Can Tell Where Famous Movie Locations Were Really Shot

Architects like Liz Jahn can tell where houses and buildings in 12 famous movie settings are really located based on their architecture. Jahn looks at the hotel from Some Like It Hot, the Dirty Dancing resort, the Beetlejuice house, and The Overlook Hotel from The Shining.

Lady Macbeth (2017)

Art Departmental’s Top 10 Best Production Design of 2017

With congratulations to all, check out our annual top 10 list for best production design of 2017 including The Shape of Water, Blade Runner 2049, and Beauty and the Beast.

A Ghost Story

Art Departmental’s Top 10 Best Films of 2017

With congratulations to all, check out our annual top 10 list of the best films of 2017 including The Shape of Water, A Ghost Story, and The Florida Project.

BAFTA Production Design Panel

DESIGN TALKS: The 2018 BAFTA Production Design Panel Featuring the BAFTA Nominees

Watch the BAFTA-nominated Production Designers participate in this BAFTA production design panel discussing their work on the nominated films: The Shape of Water, Dunkirk, Blade Runner 2049, Darkest Hour, and Beauty and the Beast.

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Oscar for Best Production Design

Every Oscar for Best Production Design in 5 Minutes

You can now watch every film that won the Oscar for Best Production Design… or at least a small piece of every winning Oscar film in just over 5 minutes.