No, I’m not talking about Meryl Streep. And no, I’m not talking about Donald Trump. First, there is the legendary Hollywood costume designer Edith Head who to this day, with her 8 prestigious golden statues, carries the title of the woman with most Oscars won – and then there is the legendary director Alfred Hitchcock, a man with a killer instinct for chaining the audiences to their theatre seats. 419 more words
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VERTIGO – 1958 – Paramount Pictures – ★★★★★
Color – 128 minutes – 1.85:1 aspect ratio
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Principal cast: Kim Novak (Judy Barton/Madeleine Elster), 1,952 more words
Today’s post was written by Laney Stevenson, Archives Technician at the National Archives at College Park.
Although fashion may not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of government records and the holdings of the National Archives, fashion and dress has, and continues to be, a significant aspect of life for many women (and men!) across generations and around the world. 1,335 more words