Los Angeles: It was the moment of joy and excitement for the team of ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ when the film lifted Oscars for the Best Costume Design, Best Production Design and Best Makeup and Hairstyling at the 88th Academy Awards, here on Sunday.
Jenny Beavan won the Best Costume Design award for the action film directed and produced by George Miller while Colin Gibson and Lisa Thompson lifted the trophy for Production Design and Set Decoration respectively under Best Production Team category.
Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin won the Oscar for Best Hair and Makeup Styling for the film.
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‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ is is a reboot of the classic Australian franchise, Mad Max, and has received both criticism and praise alike for use of feminist themes and complex female characters. The film is set in a future desert wasteland where gasoline and water are scarce commodities and features Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Riley Keough, Zoe Kravitz, Abbey Lee and Courtney Eaton.