MERCÈ PALOMA, NOMINATED TO THE ARIEL AWARDS 2018 FOR BEST COSTUME DESIGN FOR “THE CHOSEN”

ORGANIZED BY THE MEXICAN ACADEMY OF FILM ARTS AND SCIENCE, THE 60TH ARIEL AWARDS CEREMONY WILL TAKE PLACE ON JULY, 5TH

Acclaimed costume designer Mercè Paloma is one of the nominees for this year´s best costume design for her work in the film “The Chosen”, where she collaborated with Peris Costumes. She holds an extraordinary legacy of awards and acknowledgements as she is a recognized professional with a lifetime dedicated to the art of costume designing.

She has received several Gaudí awards for her work in “Incerta Glòria”, “Stela Cadente” and “Pa Negre” and she has also been nominated to several well-known Goya awards for movies such as “La Librería” or “Pa Negre”.

“The Chosen” (El Elegido in Spanish) was filmed in Mexico and Spain and it tells the story of the murder of Leon Trotsky in 1940.