R | | Drama, Romance
An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman in 1950s New York.
With the exception of the suit she wears in the bookends of the film, all of Rooney Mara's costumes are vintage, well-worn clothing. Her character would likely have re-worn the same clothes for years, and the vintage clothing provided that lived-in feeling. ... ...
I never looked like that.
The camera Therese uses when she first photographs Carol is an Argus C3 with rangefinder. The C3 has a geared coupling between the rangefinder and the lens, creating one-step focusing.
Incorrect: When Therese is first photographing Carol she is looking through the viewfinder, and the image goes into focus when she focuses the camera. This camera would not have that type of viewfinder.
$253,510 (USA) (22 November 2015)
$12,711,491 (USA) (31 March 2016)
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