set design

A warm welcome to the new look Film and Furniture website

Film and Furniture began as a well researched, lovingly curated blog discussing all the fascinating furniture, lighting and decor that we spot in the movies. Hundreds of thousands of...

The film sets and furniture of A Clockwork Orange: “A real horrorshow” Part 1

Part One   The disturbing dystopian film A Clockwork Orange (1971) is based on the 1962 book of the same name by Anthony Burgess and has caused me great dilemma...

Seduced by set decoration: details of The Graduate film sets + WIN the 50th anniversary release

A one of a kind cinematic portrait of 1960s America, The Graduate hit cinemas in 1967 and had the kind of cultural impact that...

Graceful Sculpture: The Bertoia chair in film

While often considered secondary to the main plot, furniture in film is more than just a movie prop. It can indicate the state of mind or the aspirations of a character and accentuate or...

5 film scenes which make inspiring use of plants

Award-winning interior landscape designer Ian Drummond, picks out his favourite plants in the movies.Houseplants have never been hotter, and creative interior planting is becoming increasingly easy to achieve. Indoor gardening...

2001 A Space Odyssey bedroom film set recreated at 14th Factory art space

Serendipity had a big part to play in the replica of the bedroom scene from Kubrick's 2001 A Space Odyssey which is currently on...

Oscars 2017: Best Production Design nominations

Good luck to all the nominees of the Oscars 2017! The 89th annual Academy Awards takes place tonight (26 February) at the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood and Highland Center in LA, starting at...

Rule’s Don’t Apply: Fabulous 50s furniture and decor

Steeped in 50's Hollywood glamour, the fabulous set design and furniture in Warren Beatty's Rules Don't Apply (released in USA last November and arriving in UK and Europe throughout...

How the Art Deco set design of The Great Gatsby embodies the essence of the 1920s (and win the movie!)

Art Deco furniture is experiencing a revival right now. In this guest feature, Hannah Russell - co-founder of online...

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