Film & TV

From set design to scriptwriting: craft and creativity on screen


CR January 2017: it’s the Music Issue

From composing for TV, sourcing soundtracks for Apple and creating covers for Radiohead to the Red Bull Music Academy and a peek inside Trevor Key’s archive, our Music Issue has it all

Edith Head’s copy of Givenchy’s rejected black dress for Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961). According to Laverty, the top half of the dress is almost identical to Givenchy’s original (which featured on the poster art for the film), but accessorised with Tiffany diamonds and pearl necklace (Paramount/The Kobal Collection)

Fashion in Film: how clothes drive character

As editor of the website Clothes on Film, Christopher Laverty brings a sharp eye to the history of costume design in cinema and television. In his new book for publishers Laurence King, Laverty examines the work that fashion designers have created for film since the 1930s up to the present day. We spoke to him about this fascinating area of film production, which is vital to both narrative and character development alike