Jackie, the moving biopic by director Pablo Larraín is premiering today in Austrian cinemas. With Natalie Portman starring as Jackie Kennedy, widow of John F. Kennedy, the pictures just has been nominated for 3 Oscars, namely in the categories of Best Main Actress, Best Costume Design and Best Film Music. The movie pictures the days after the assassination of president Kennedy with Portman performing great as always in the role of the devastated but strong widow. Even though it was not one the Academy’s favorite (compared to La La Land for example), it was a huge success in the US. Moreover, who would not love to see Natalie Portman in Jackie Kennedy’s most famous woman’s suits and dresses?
The costumes are true to the original outfits that the First Lady wore these days, classy, lady-like and so 60s! Nowadays, the Twin Sets would make the perfect office attire, while the gowns and dresses would be just perfect for ball season…
For the official Austrian start, what would be more appropriate than honoring the amazing work of the costume department by getting inspired to create our own Jackie O. look? Being Oscar nominated, you can just score a hit with this movie-inspired look!
Pictures by Fox Searchlight