Eiko Ishioka, who won an Oscar for her striking and avant garde costumes in Francis Ford Coppola’s “Dracula,” has died at the age of 73. In the foreword to her 2000 book “Eiko On Stage,” Coppola described her work as “breathtakingly original, strange and sensuous.” Tracy Roberts, her studio manager, told the LA Times that Ishioka died Jan 21. in Tokyo of pancreatic cancer. Her work was most recently seen in in “Immortals”, and before that in “The Cell” and Bram Stokers “Dracula”.
Here is one of the costumes made for Henry Cavill in “Immortals”.
Below are some of the amazing costumes made for “Dracula”