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ABOUT

From script to screen, Derica Cole Washington's work as a costume designer, represents a distinct perspective and visual voice for presenting narrative and character. Her approach to design is focused on visualizing the story and composing the dressed body on screen. She earned her M.A. in Visual Culture: Costume Studies from New York University and B.A. in Art History and History. Derica is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, she divides her time between New York and Los Angeles and is a member of  Costume Designers Guild Local 892 and United Scenic Artists Local 829.

Email: dcw@dericacolewash.com

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Represented by:
DATTNER DISPOTO & ASSOCIATES
Agent: Juanita Tiangco
juanitat@ddatalent.com
310.474.4585

 

 

SELECTED EXPERIENCE

Costume Designer Guild Local 892
United Scenic Artists Local 829

FEATURES

ZOLA, 2019 | Director: Janicza Bravo
Cast: Taylour Paige, Riley Keough, Nicholas Braun, Colman Domingo
A24 |Killer Films |Ramona Films

INDIGO VALLEY, 2019 | Director: Jaclyn Bethany
Cast: Jaclyn Bethany, Brandon Skelnar, Rosie Day

EMMETT, 2019 | Director: Bridget Stokes
Cast: Miles Brown, Rita Wilson, Nora Dunn, Skylan Brooks

HOW TO TELL YOU’RE A DOUCHEBAG, 2016| Director: Tahir Jetter
Cast: Charles Brice, DeWanda Wise, William Jackson Harper, Jenna Williams
Official Selection NEXT Sundance Film Festival 2016

SHORTS

FEATHERS, 2018 | Director: A.V. Rockwell
Official  Selection Toronto Film Festival 2018
Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2019

MARABOU, 2017 | Director: Tiffany Johnson
Cast: Latrice Royale, Alex Best
Official Selection Outfest Film Festival 2018

MYSELF WHEN I AM REAL, 2017 | Director: Nefertite Nguvu
Cast: JoNell Kennedy, Jacky Ido

WEB SERIES

BARELY ADULTS, 2018 | Creator: Christine Sanders
Cast: Amber Avant, Thalia Romina,Bahiyah Hibah

Let Me Die A Nun, 2017 |  Creator: Sarah Salvaara
Cast: Ana Fabrega, Carl Kranz, Hari Nef

COMMERCIALS

BUMBLE | Little Minx
Serena Williams: Super Bowl LIII Commercial 2019

ALLSTATE | m ss ng p eces

ERASE THE HATE PSA| Pulse Films

MUSIC VIDEOS

CHAKA KHAN HELLO HAPPINESS | Pulse Films