Nancy Haigh graduated from Massachusetts College of Art in 1968. While at the college, she was a Fine Arts 3D major studying sculpture and ceramics. In 1995, the college honored her with a Distinguished Alumna Award.
Nancy began her career in film with Francis Ford Coppola's Rumblefish in 1983. Since then, Nancy has been the Set Decorator for numerous movies in collaboration with the Coen brothers.
|1989||Earth Girls Are Easy|
|1989||Field of Dreams|
|1991||Guilty by Suspicion|
|1991||Barton Fink||Nominated – Academy Award for Best Art Decoration – Set Decoration|
|1991||Bugsy||Academy Award for Best Art Decoration – Set Decoration|
|1994||The Hudsucker Proxy|
|1994||Forrest Gump||Nominated – Academy Award for Best Art Decoration – Set Decoration|
|1998||Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas|
|1998||The Truman Show||Nominated – Online Film & Television Association Award for Best Production Design|
|2000||O Brother, Where Art Thou?|
|2001||A.I. Artificial Intelligence||Nominated – Online Film & Television Association Award for Best Production Design|
|2002||Road to Perdition||Nominated – Academy Award for Best Art Decoration – Set Decoration|
|2006||Ask the Dust|
|2006||Dreamgirls||Nominated – Academy Award for Best Art Decoration |
Nominated – Satellite Award for Best Art Direction and Production Design
Nominated – Online Film & Television Association Award for Best Production Design
|2007||No Country for Old Men|
|2007||Charlie Wilson's War|
|2008||Burn After Reading|
|2013||Oz the Great and Powerful|
|2013||August: Osage County|
|2016||Rules Don't Apply|
|2016||Live by Night|
|2018||The Ballad of Buster Scruggs|
|2019||Once Upon a Time in Hollywood||Academy Award for Best Production Design – Set Decoration|
|2020||A Quiet Place: Part II|
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- "The 64th Academy Awards (1992) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-02.
- "Alumni Awards". Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Archived from the original on 2007-09-19. Retrieved 2007-10-26.