Local 706 - The Artisan

Spring 2018

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44 • THE ARTISAN SPRING 2018 The filmmakers encouraged them to reach outside their customary circle of talent in an attempt to bring fresh blood and new ideas to help L'Engle's original vision. "The book is timeless and has an enduring quality," director Ava DuVernay says. "But we wanted to give audiences a new experience, too." Delgado's magnificent costumes for the three women, played by Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling, merged futuristic vibes and elements of the earth, sea and sky with unusual fabrics and textures, and because of the delicate materials used and their intricate construction, they were not easy to put on. When make-up and hair get factored in, it took each lady three hours every day to get camera-ready. T o bring Madeleine L'Engle's beloved novel A Wrinkle in Time to life, some of the most accomplished artisans working today were enlisted. Department Head Make-up LaLette Littlejohn worked closely with two-time Academy Award-nominated costume designer Paco Delgado and Emmy-nominated Department Head Hair Kim Kimble to create the Oscar- worthy fantasy looks for the stars of Disney's A Wrinkle in Time. Photos by Atsushi Nishijima. ©2017 Disney Enterprises, Inc. OUT-OF-THIS-WORLD LOOKS A Wrinkle in Time B Y R O Z S T E V E N S O N

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