From La petite fille et son chat by the Lumière brothers, 1899. Another early cinema cat video for you, folks.
Was there a specific color scheme that you wanted for each character?
Vanessa, Eva Green’s character, is a young tormented woman who doesn’t like the superfluous, which women’s fashion was full of in the 1890s. At that time, black was a widely used color, and not only for mourning… The elegant physicality and the pale color of Eva’s skin led to me to choose dark colors for her. […]
(Gabriella Pescucci, costume designer for “Penny Dreadful”)