July 12th, 2024 - NFMLA Virtual Conversation | Costume Design with Ariyela Wald-Cohain

July 12, 2024 01:00pm PDT - 02:30pm PDT

Join us for a conversation with Emmy award-winning costume designer Ariyela Wald-Cohain! We will discuss the integral role that a costume designer plays in a project’s production and what it takes to be one, her process for design through historical accuracy and detail, and her expansive career across both film and TV, including design for projects like Waitress, Insidious 4My Best Friend’s Exorcism, and the iCarly reboot.

Ariyela Wald-Cohain Costume Designer

About Ariyela Wald-Cohain:

Ariyela Wald-Cohain is an accomplished Emmy Award-winning Costume Designer with a diverse background. Her extensive portfolio includes internationally acclaimed features, TV shows, pilots, commercials and music videos. Some of her notable credits include films such as “Waitress”, ”Insidious 3”, “Naked”, “MyBest Friends Exorcism”and “Fifty Shades of Black”. Ariyela’s TV credits include: “Icarly”(Reboot), “Marlon”, “South Side”, Lisa Kudrow’s ”Web Therapy” and “Sherman’s Showcase”, earning Ariyela an Emmy for Outstanding Costume Design in Variety or Reality TV.

With her years of experience in different media and her multi-cultured and colorful background, Ariyela brings an understanding of historic accuracy and detail to each character that she designs. Ariyela is not only creative but understands the importance of storytelling, communication, budget, and teamwork. She has a passion for Costume Design and life, which shines through, in all of her work.


This panel will take place virtually over ZOOM. Ticket purchasers will receive a ZOOM link to this panel 2 hours before the published start time. If you don’t already have the ZOOM app, please make sure to download on your device before the panel start time.

If you purchase an All-Access Pass for our July Festival events prior to the date of this panel, you will also receive admission to this virtual panel, included as part of your pass.

If you are a current Annual Member of NFMLA, please email info@nfmla.org to receive a complimentary ticket to this panel. If you are not an Annual Member of NFMLA and would like to join, you can become a member here.