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  • Real Hair Defines Character In “Black Mass”

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    By: Marjorie Galas Gloria Casny begins any project she’s connected to with substantial research. Upon joining the “Black Mass” team as hair department head, she was eager to find as many pictures of the real life counterparts depicted in the movie’s study in the rise of Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger. As she dove…

     

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  • Colleen Atwood Discusses “Into The Woods” Oscar Nominated Costumes

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    Written by: Marjorie Galas The characters who venture “Into the Woods” remind themselves that “the woods are just trees, the trees are just wood.” Their garments, however, are far from just “clothing” thanks to acclaimed costume designer Colleen Atwood. Atwood’s eleventh Oscar nomination – and eleventh Costume Designers Guild Award nomination – for “Into the…

     

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  • Second Unit Has A Technical Effect On Film

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    The workload of a second unit director can differ depending on the nature of the project.  On the recent release, “Public Enemies,” Bryan Carroll let the sky be the limit for his responsibilities. “My role involved the aerial shots,” said Carroll.  “My job as second unit director was to help build the journey of the…

     

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