Black Swan costume by Amy Westcott
Black Swan. Aronofsky is like nobody else. Uncomfortable and horrific, but so unforgettable.
A still from the sequence I have analysed. Shows the duality of the role and breaking of mirror shows how Nina's self perceptions have been distorted.
Black Swan: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
perfection is about losing yourself
Black Swan...this would make a terrifying costume!
Natalie Portman as the Swan Princess from Black Swan
Black Swan (2010) - top: smokey eyes, softly contoured matte face, natural lips. bottom: dramatic heavy dark eye makeup with a clean face.
But she turns out okay, right? Right?------ I don't know. If i were her, I would take a vacation after this show. She was going crazy, and I think she'd need time to rest.