Category Archives: Sandy Powell

Sandy Powell’s Costume Designs for the 2015 Cinderella Are Dazzling

“Sandy Powell, who won Oscars for her costumes for The Young Victoria, Mrs. Henderson Presents, and The Aviator, recalls ‘One of the very first things I did in my research [for Cinderella] was investigate setting it in different periods.  The … Continue reading

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New York Times Review 2015 Cinderella Old Fashioned Charm

New York Times – March 9, 2015 In this age of revisionist, modernized Disney fairytales, where we’ve learned that some of our favorite characters really aren’t what they seemed, the striking thing about the studio’s sumptuous new live-action “Cinderella” may … Continue reading

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New Yorker Says that the Lushness and the Color Distinguish 2015 Cinderella

Text Credit:  Anthony Lane, New Yorker – March 16, 2015 The tone of the new “Cinderella” is set in an early scene, when the heroine’s mother declares, “I believe in everything.” O.K., here it is. For the next hundred minutes or … Continue reading

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Cinderella’s 2015 Ball Gown – A Sandy Powell Sensation

 Sandy Powell Text Credit:  Jonathan Olley LOS ANGELES — • One ball gown took 20 people a total of 500 hours to make. • Cinderella’s slippers were created through movie magic. • Wings ended up being a major sticking point with the Fairy … Continue reading

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