Sandy Powell

Costume Designer

Sandy Powell OBE is a British costume designer. She has received numerous accolades throughout her career spanning over three decades, including three Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, and two Costume Designers Guild Awards.

Powell gained international prominence for her collaborations with filmmaker Derek Jarman in the 1980s. She created costumes for both independent films and blockbusters, becoming particularly noted for her prolific work in period dramas.

She has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Costume Design fifteen times, winning three awards for Shakespeare in Love (1998), The Aviator (2004), and The Young Victoria (2009). She has also received sixteen nominations for the BAFTA Award for Best Costume Design, winning three awards for Velvet Goldmine (1998), The Young Victoria, and The Favourite (2018). Powell has been a frequent collaborator with directors Todd Haynes and Martin Scorsese, having designed the costumes for four of Haynes' films and seven of Scorsese's.

Sandy Powell OBE is a British costume designer. She has received numerous accolades throughout her career spanning over three decades, including three Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, and two Costume Designers Guild Awards.

Powell gained international prominence for her collaborations with filmmaker Derek Jarman in the 1980s. She created costumes for both independent films and blockbusters, becoming particularly noted for her prolific work in period dramas.

She has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Costume Design fifteen times, winning three awards for Shakespeare in Love (1998), The Aviator (2004), and The Young Victoria (2009). She has also received sixteen nominations for the BAFTA Award for Best Costume Design, winning three awards for Velvet Goldmine (1998), The Young Victoria, and The Favourite (2018). Powell has been a frequent collaborator with directors Todd Haynes and Martin Scorsese, having designed the costumes for four of Haynes' films and seven of Scorsese's.

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