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Danish Eddie 3The Costume Designers just announced their nominations for Best Costumes of 2015. And does it surprise anyone that Paco Delgado received a nod for his sumptuous period design of Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander’s dazzling Danish outfits in “The Danish Girl”? Was there ever a film that displayed its’ costumes, dresses to suits so importantly, to the script, as “The Danish Girl” a film about male-to-female transgender transition in the 1920s?

Legendary British designer Sandy Powell was nominated TWICE for “Carol” and for “Cinderella.” She already has won two Oscars in the past.

The nominees:

Excellence in Contemporary Film

“Beasts of No Nation” – Jenny Eagan

“Joy” – Michael Wilkinson

“Kingsman: The Secret Service” – Arianne Phillips

“The Martian” – Janty Yates

“Youth” – Carlo Poggioli

Excellence in Period Film

“Brooklyn” – Odile Dicks-Mireaux

“Carol” – Sandy Powell

“Crimson Peak” – Kate Hawley

“The Danish Girl” – Paco Delgado

“Trumbo” – Daniel Orlandi

Excellence in Fantasy Film

“Cinderella” – Sandy Powell

“Ex Machina” – Sammy Sheldon Differ

“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” – Kurt and Bart

“Mad Max: Fury Road” – Jenny Beavan

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” – Michael KaplanDanish Eddie2Danish Girl DuoEddie & Alicia 1

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