When makeup artist John Caglione, Jr. was hired on to create the visual look of the Joker for Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight, he ran into a problem — his initial instincts for the makeup design were too perfect. Heath Ledger's performance and Nolan's vision for the film required a Joker that dropped the comic book visuals for a more organic, psychopathic look. In this interview, Caglione talks about what it took to create the iconic look and how it went against his artistic training.
Most of us never pay attention to those safety videos before every flight. We know where the exits are, how to fasten our seatbelts, and how to properly adjust an oxygen mask in the event of an emergency. Turkish Airlines had a great idea on how to get everyone, adults and kids alike, to watch — just add characters from the LEGO movies. This is something you'll definitely watch, and you might even learn something new.
Over 100 years later, and the legend of Lizzie Borden still remains one of America's greatest unsolved murders. Craig William Macneill offers up his adaptation of the crime, following Chloë Sevigny as the accused ax-wielding murderess and her Irish housemaid Kristen Stewart as the events that lead to the killings unfold. The film is scheduled for release September 14, 2018.
Bauhaus design is described as simple, functional, and free of adornments. Although the movement began in Germany in 1919, the 100-year-old aesthetic is still just as relevant today thanks to companies like Tecta. Run by Axel Bruchhäuser and his nephew, Christian Drescher, the factory is preserving the minimal approach to design as the leading manufacturer of Bauhaus pieces.