“Basic Needs” March 2019 V02
Exposing the Crew
Screenwriters, directors, producers, and editors (the list goes on) are all crucial members of a film. However, a wardrobe stylist also plays a major role in putting the writer’s idea into fruition. Emily McClaren was brought on by director Mark Shimmel as the Wardrobe Stylist for Kill The Light. Her job was to convince the audience that each characters’ style created an authentic look that catered to the setting of the film.