When it comes to film and television, costuming—like direction, screenplays, cinematography and soundtrack—is a vital part of the movie-making process. From scene-anchoring dresses, to narrative told through costume, the art of dressing the characters within a film is pivotal. And no other genre knows this better than period—the costumes in a film attempting to show a glimpse into the 1800s or the 1920s are a crucial element in not only setting the scene, but communicating the story. Here, we take a look at the most beautiful and memorable period costumes in film history.
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