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2,195 Ratings

Velvet Goldmine

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


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

Cannes Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Best Artistic Contribution

Academy Awards

1999 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Independent Spirit Awards

1999 | Winner: Best Cinematography

1999 | 2 nominations including: Best Feature

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