2015 – SALOME Official selection Court Metrage Short Film Corner Festival De Cannes
2015 – SALOME Winner ‘best short film at The St Tropez International Film Festival
2015 – SALOME Winner ‘best lead actress at The St Tropez International Film Festival
2015 – SALOME Winner ‘best screenplay at The Amsterdam International Film Festival
2015 – SALOME Winner ‘best director short film at Tenerife International Film Festival
2015 – SALOME Winner ‘best costume design at Tenerife International Film Festival
2015 – SALOME Currently three nominations at Milan International Film Festival
The dynamic duo, Sandy Wasco (set decorator) & David Wasco (production designer) worked closely with author E.L. James to gain a first hand insight into her character’s psyche for their multi layered process of visually communicating the author’s vision and that of the film’s director Sam Taylor-Johnson. Cast your eyes over just a few of the photographs from the stunning set in Vancouver, Canada and let the film’s visual language seduce you…
Janet Morais, the Creative Director and Founder of Koket said, “my passion and mission with KOKET is to create highly desirable, empowering statement pieces. The essence of my pieces dreamily compliment the film’s aura of desire, passion and power. Although I’d never thought my collection would be powerful enough to grace the set of Fifty Shades of Grey, our inclusion has revealed the influence of exceptional design”.
RelishMix, which monitors the major studios’ social media, reports that the early teaser with Beyonce’s song “Crazy in Love” churned out 25M views and Ellie Goulding’s Vevo video reported 36M. RelishMix says that fans are reposting trailers, music videos & review spots with total views soaring on YouTube at 314M.
Fifty Shades counts almost 8 million Facebook fans 7x the fans of the book!
I wasn’t tempted to recreate a European Christmas Tree, in fact I’d always thought that those traditional images didn’t suit Australia at all. Instead I looked at my own interior space and compared that with the landscape outside and let those two factors determine my style & direction.
Sydney Flower Markets: 5.am
I came out from the flower markets armed with long sinewy tortured Willow, a bunch of cut Spruce and a bunch of Holly.
Closely followed by cheap bangles, gold baubles, strings of silver beads and good old fishing line from the inner city suburb of Glebe, often known as ‘bohemian and book wormish’ because it has everything from Chakras to Chavez.
My Christmas Card Design.
And digitally printed in the nick of time.
Glorious Sunflowers and Succulents greeted us for a late Christmas Lunch.