Andreicheva Takes Home Oscar For “Best Documentary Short Subject”

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 09: (L-R) Carol Dysinger and Elena Andreicheva accept the Documentary – Short Subject – award for ‘Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone If You’re a Girl’ onstage during the 92nd Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 09, 2020 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES — Filmmaker Elena Andreicheva shone on the Dolby Stage at the Academy Awards®  in a bespoke sustainable Laura Basci gown as a part of RCGD Global™(RCGD) initiative in collaboration with TENCEL™ Luxe. Andreicheva took home an Oscar® for  Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (if you’re a girl)The dress is handmade with fabric which is part of the newly launched RCGD Global textile range made from TENCEL™ Luxe filament yarn, blended with cashmere. Hand-beaded with Swarovski crystals in Basci’s studio in Los Angeles. Laura Basci is a Swiss fashion designer based in Los Angeles. Laura Basci focuses on using sustainability in her work. It is the brand’s mission to combine luxury designs with environmental consciousness.


About RCGD Global™:

RCGD Global™ (RCGD) is a women-led global change-making organization. Conceived in 2009 by Suzy Amis Cameron, RCGD challenges designers from around the world to deliver eco-friendly garments through a no-waste approach, focusing on social impact consideration, fair and humane treatment of manufacturers, a clear supply chain, and materials which use a high proportion of recycled and biodegradable materials.