Deborah Nadoolman Landis Hollywood Costume

ISBN 13: 9781851777099

Hollywood Costume

4.43 avg rating
( 95 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781851777099: Hollywood Costume
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Hollywood Costume
This landmark book celebrates, for the very first time, the costume designer's contribution to the telling of the cinematic story in 100 years of Hollywood. Rocking the conventions of what is considered 'costume', Hollywood Costume reveals what is hidden in plain sight: that films are about people and it is the art of the costume designer who helps create those characters. This book looks at this process of transformation by analyzing some of the finest and most eclectic costumes from the most beloved films of the last 100 years. As well as essays by a wide variety of leading scholars, archivists and private collectors, the book incorporates contributions by key costume designers, actors and directors working in Hollywood today. Fabulous golden age of Hollywood costumes are juxtaposed beside all the contemporary classics including The Tramp, Ben Hur, Cleopatra, The Wizard of Oz, Gone with the Wind, Pirates of the Caribbean, Ocean's Eleven, Sherlock Holmes and Avatar.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Deborah Nadoolman Landis is the Academy Award-nominated costume designer of Coming to America. Her other costume credits include The Blues Brothers, Raiders of the Lost Ark and Michael Jackson's Thriller. Professor Landis is the David C. Copley Chair and the Founding Director of the David C. Copley Center for Costume Design at UCLA, School of Theater, Film & Television.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781419709821: Hollywood Costume

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1419709828 ISBN 13:  9781419709821
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, 2013
Hardcover

9781851777105: Hollywood Costume

London..., 2012
Softcover

9781851778362: Hollywood Costume

Abrams, 2012
Softcover

9781934351048: Hollywood Costume

Virgin..., 2012
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Landis, Deborah Nadoolman
Published by V&a Publications
ISBN 10: 1851777091 ISBN 13: 9781851777099
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description V&a Publications. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1851777091 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW33.1156077

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 62.12
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds