In which I talk about set decoration, stupidly expensive fabric, and find out what extras are saying in the background.
I am the guest of the excellent podcast Matrix Minute this week. I discuss costumes and my own history with the film. The show goes out three times a week and I will be on for all three episodes.
In which I discuss casting, editing and Vicker’s ridiculously expensive suit. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 15”
In which I discuss interior decoration, and sibling rivalries and resemblances. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 14”
In which I discuss android saliva, android footwear, and android facial expressions. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 13”
In which I discuss Lawrence of Arabia, machine learning, and colour theory.
In which I discuss the Engineer language, David’s perfect hair, and hero worship.
This might be one of the most elaborate costume I have ever made, the dress and the cloak include about 24 metres of fabric, all hand painted and bejewelled. I sculpted the snake brooches myself and they contain real malachite stones. The customer wanted it to be as accurate as possible, which is what I like to hear, I didn’t have to cut corners, I got to include as much detail as necessary, which all helps to make a costume look the very best it can. I love making drag costumes because they are larger than life, there’s no such thing as too much! Continue reading “Commission- Winifred Sanderson”
In which I discuss the Titan Prometheus, anachronistic technology, and the concept of faith.
In which I discuss colour palettes in film, undies in the Alien universe, and express my disdain for the continued and unapologetic objectification of Shaw in the scripts.