Natalie Bronfman is the two-time Emmy-nominated eye behind the costume design for The Handmaid’s Tale. Supervising the creation of the present’s iconic red-caped attire and white bonnet hats since its 2017 debut, she extra not too long ago took over as lead costume designer for the present’s third season. Now that Bronfman is up for her third Emmy nomination, she speaks with us concerning the wealthy number of design references that impressed season three of one in every of tv’s most visceral drama sequence.
“It is humorous as a result of I truly needed to be an opera singer,” Bronfman admits, with a joyful demeanor in distinction with the dystopia she attire. However it’s simple to see how her love for drama and theatrics shapes her eye for design. “I have a tendency to love a post-war aesthetic, publish Second World Battle, like [Federico] Fellini, that style of movies, and something very historic. Even the unique model of Cleopatra which was so over-the-top with Liz Taylor, however you take a look at it and it is such a visible eye sweet which you could watch it 10 instances and there are extra issues that you simply see.”