National Film School Lecture Series – CONSOLATA BOYLE – Costume Designer
[in association with Bord Scannán na hÉireann / The Irish Film Board]
Consolata Boyle trained as a designer (set and costumes) at the Abbey Theatre, but is best known as a costume designer for film and television.
Credits include Into the West; The Winslow Boy, directed by David Mamet; Angela’s Ashes, directed by Alan Parker; The Lion in Winter (HBO), for which she received a Primetime Emmy® Award; The Iron Lady(with Meryl Streep); Neil Jordan’sByzantium; Miss Julie (with Jessica Chastain); and Testament of Youth (with Alicia Vikander).
She has worked eight times with Stephen Frears, including The Snapper; The Queen(with Helen Mirren), for which she won a Costume Designers Guild Award plus Oscar® and BAFTA nominations; Chéri;Philomena (her third CDG nomination); andFlorence Foster Jenkins (again with Meryl Streep), currently in post-production.
Date: Thursday 21st January 2016 @ 17.00
Venue: A021, Atrium Building, IADT, Dun Laoghaire