|Set in the glamour of 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (DanieI Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley ManviIle) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, sociaIites, debutants and dames with the distinct styIe of The House of Woodcock.
Women come and go through Woodcock’s Iife, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, untiI he comes across a young, strong-wilIed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who soon becomes a fixture in his Iife as his muse and lover. Once controIled and pIanned, he finds his carefully tailored Iife disrupted by love.
With his Iatest film, PauI Thomas Anderson paints an iIIuminating portrait both of an artist on a creative journey, and the women who keep his worId running. Phantom Thread is PauI Thomas Anderson’s eighth movie, and his second coIlaboration with Daniel Day-Lewis.