Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s
Mar 25, 2002
Posted by John Admin
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone failed to win any awards at this year’s Oscars. It was nominated for three awards: Best Music (Score), Costume Design and Art Direction. However, Daniel Radcliffe did appear in a pre-recorded film talking about his favourite film. He chose 12 Angry Men, which he described as “really inspirational”.
What are you wearing to the Oscars? It’s a question known to puzzle even those nominated for best costume design. “I haven’t a clue, but I can tell you this: It won’t have a train,” said Judianna Makovsky, who earned her first Academy Award nomination for Pleasantville in 1998. “This time around, I will be comfortable,” added Makovsky, nominated this year for creating the English-boarding-school-meets-dungeons-and-dragons look of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. [Unfortunately, Harry Potter lost the award to Moulin Rouge. – ed.]