ON SET: Actors Ethan Hawke and Vincent de Paul, TESLA
SUNDANCE 2020* January 27th marked the ☆World Premiere of TESLA (the biopic movie) with Ethan Hawke playing the misunderstood electrical engineering genius Nikola Tesla, with Kyle MacLachlan as his rival Thomas Edison. Director Michael Almereyda's deconstructed biopic movie about a science genius and futurist boldly tells the story of the man who brought us AC current and who Elon Musk named his Tesla car after.
The creative Costume Design was by Sofija Mesicek mixing past with present for a modern twist which plays a vital role in the overall look and feel of the film. Mesicek integrates her own designs with vintage costumes from Amalgamated Costume and Design and 100 year old brands from London like Grenson of Saville Row, London, and HAIG Dimple, (aka Pincher) as seen in the TV Series Breaking Bad) mixed in with Apple Computers and modern vintage pieces and shoes by Ted Baker, London, and Paisley & Gray to create a modern twist. Eve Hewson who plays Anne Morgan the daughter of Bono U2 carries a cool black goth vibe throughout the film with erotic style costumes worn by Sarah Bernhardts character.
Vimcent de Paul TESLA
contributed to the Fashion brand integration by working with Mesicek and Art Director Carl Sprague (LaLa Land, Grand Budapest Hotel) Brand integration Producers Jane S. Linter and Emmy Award Winning Actor and Producer Vincent de Paul (who is also appearing in the film playing the Assistant to Mr. Westinghouse) placed specific fashion brands and accessories with a focus on famous UK brand placement such as Ted Baker and Grenson by Linter @ SZTV Media .
ON SET: Actor Vincent de Paul
Williamsburg, Brooklyn NYC TESLA