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3.4
2,093 Ratings

Velvet Goldmine

Directed by Todd Haynes
United Kingdom, 1998
Drama, Musical, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

A British journalist (Christian Bale) looks into the mysterious disappearance of his former glam rock idol (Jonathon Rhys Meyers), who staged his own death as a publicity stunt in the early 70s. Also starring Ewan McGregor and Toni Collete.

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Velvet Goldmine
Directed by Todd Haynes

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1998 | Winner: Best Artistic Contribution

1998 | Competition

Academy Awards

1999 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Independent Spirit Awards

1999 | Winner: Best Cinematography

1999 | 2 nominations including: Best Feature

International Film Festival Rotterdam

1999 | Main Programme

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