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Seattle Times writer Moira Macdonald muses on moviegoing. Email Moira: mmacdonald@seattletimes.com.

March 7, 2010 at 7:11 PM

The Oscars: “Avatar” wins one

Seems a bit coincidental that Sigourney Weaver presented “Avatar” with its first award, for art direction. The costume design award, following quickly afterwards, is quite appropriately presented by Tom Ford and Sarah Jessica Parker, and given to “The Young Victoria.” Sandy Powell accepts the award wearing a smashing hat and a dress with matching corsage, not that we would expect anything less from a costume designer.
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(Photo: Sandy Powell, photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

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