📅 August 5, 2016
Join Oscar-winning costume designer Sandy Powell and Golden Globe winner Rachel Griffiths at a fundraising lunch this August at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins. Hosted by ACMI, guests will enjoy lunch and cocktails as Powell discusses her work in films including Cinderella and Carol as well as her Oscar-winning designs in the films Shakespeare in Love and The Young Victoria. Powell will also chat about the significance of her costumes in the Martin Scorsese films The Aviator, Gangs of New York and Hugo, which are currently on display at the Scorsese Exhibition. Joining Powell will be Melbourne actress Rachel Griffiths, who rose to fame in the 1994 film Muriel’s Wedding and went on to appear in numerous TV shows and films including My Best Friend’s Wedding, Hilary and Jackie, Ned Kelly, Six Feet Under, Brothers and Sisters and House Husbands. There will be a fundraising auction, VR experiences and designers gift bags on offer.