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Exhibit Of Hollywood Costumes Returns To L.A. Showcasing Iconic Collection of Film Artifacts

October 1, 2014 by Brian Champlin

Got a little film buff in you that needs some loving?

This fall the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are presenting the final showing of the groundbreaking multimedia exhibition “Hollywood Costume” to be on display at the Wilshire May Company (future home of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures) starting Oct. 2nd and ending March 2nd, 2015.

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The exhibit “explores the central role of costume design” in cinema and features feature more than 150 costumes from 60 different lenders (including the original ruby slippers from the Wizard of Oz), plus quotes and video interview with notable film legends such as Alfred Hitchcock, Martin Scorsese, and Quentin Tarantino.

Take a peek a the video preview for the exhibit below, then check details for visiting after the jump.

Pretty cool, right? If you’re a film geek, it is strongly advised that you give this a look.

Hollywood Costume will run from Oct. 2nd and to Mar. 2nd. at the Wilshire May Company building at 6067 Wilshire Boulevard.

Tickets for adults are $20 on the official website. You can also call 310-247-3049 for more info.

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