Film costume designers celebrate role in cinematic storytelling
Jacqueline Durran, last night's winner of an Oscar for her costume designs for "Anna Karenina," appeared on a thought-provoking panel of leading costume designers brought together on campus Friday by UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television. The second annual "Sketch to Screen: Costume Design Oscar Celebration" also paid tribute to the late David Copley, whose endownment to TFT created the David C. Copley Center for the Study of Costume Design, the first of its kind in the world. Among those who provided an indepth look at costume design were designers for "Silver Linings Playbook," "Les Misérables," "Lincoln," "Argo" and "Moonrise Kingdom." Deborah Nadoolman Landis, founding director and chair of the Copley center, moderated.