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Giorgos Georgiou

Production Designer, Costume Designer, Art Director

Athens, Greece
Born in Athens, he studied at the Stavrakos Film School, Department of Set and Costume Design.

Since 1987 he has cooperated with most of the distinguished professionals of the commercial, arts and film industry nationally and worldwide as a production/set and costume designer for film, television, advertising, theatre and also as a creative art director on numerous events, exhibitions, interiors and installation designs.

Work Experience

Giorgos Georgiou

Production Designer, Costume Designer, Art Director

Independent Professional
1987 - Present Athens, Greece

Education

Stavrakou Film School

Bachelor of Scenography and Costume Design

1985 - 1988 Athens, Greece

Languages

Greek (Native),
English (Conversational),

Awards

Hellenic Film Academy

Best Production Design & Best Costume Design

2012

Hellenic Film Academy

Best Costume design

2010

Ermis Ad Awards

Best Set Design in Advertising

2005

Thessaloniki Film Festival

Best Production Design & Costume Design

2001

Thessaloniki Film Festival

Best Costume Design

1996

Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk 3D Studio Max, Freehand Drawing & Sketching, Model Making, Painting,

Feature Films Collaborations

2013/14 - Production & Costume design - Marionettes (The Puppets).
Dir. P. Kalatzis

2012 - Production design - An (What If).
Dir. Ch. Papakaliatis.

2011 - Production & Costume design - The Christmas Tango.
Dir. N.Koutelidakis.
Awarded : Best Production Design & Costume design at the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2012.

2010- Production Design - Man in the Sea.
Dir. Constantine Giannaris.

2009 - Production & Costume design - Taxidi sti Mytilini (Journey to Mytilini).
Dir. Lakis Papastathis.
Nominee for two awards: Best Set and Best Costume Design at the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2010.
Awarded : Best Costume Design

2008 - Production & Costume design - Mavro Livadi (Black Field).
Dir. Vardis Marinakis.
Nominee for two awards: Best set and best costume design at the Hellenic Film Academy Awards 2009.

2007- Production Design - Gamilio Party (Wedding Party).
Dir. Christine Crokos.

2001 - Production & Costume design -To Mono tis Zois tou Taxidion (The Last Trip of his Life).
Dir. Lakis Papastathis
Awarded : Best Production Design & Costume design at the Thessaloniki Film Festival 2001.

2000 - Production & Costume design - Peppermint .
Dir. Kostas Kapakas
Thessaloniki Film Festival 2000 – Best Film Award.

1998 - Production & Costume design - Gonia tou Paradisou (At the Corner of Paradise).
Dir. Lena Voudouri.

1996- Production & Costume design - Paralavate diorismon
Dir. Mihalis Axchouriotis.
Awarded: Best Costume Design at the Thessaloniki Film Festival 1996.

1995 - Costume design - Hawaii
Dir. Thanassis Skroubelos

1994 - Production & Costume design - I Gynaika pou Epistrefei (The Woman Who Returns).
dir. Maritina Passari.

1994 - Production design -To Spiti stin Exohi (The Country House)
Dir. Lagia Giourgou

Short Films Collaborations

(A selection out of more than 40 productions):

2012 - Production Design - Idiotites tou 2 (Forms of 2).
Dir: Achilleas Kyriakidis

2009 - Production design - "11" 48HFP ATHENS Film Competition.
Dir: - Theophilos Papastylianos, Yiannis Christoforou.
Awarded: Best Film of the competition.

2005 - Production design - Arhizei (Showtime).
Dir. Theophilos Papastylianos
Awarded: Best Set Design at the Drama International Short Film Festival 2006.

2002 - Production & Costume design - Tameno.
Dir. Marsa Makri
Cannes International Film Festival 2004 – Official selection

1997 - Production design -O Adelfos tou Tzo (Joe’s Brother)
Dir. M. Kritikou.

1995 - Production design - Enas Ouranos Gematos Asteria ( A sky full of stars).
Dir. Chr. Dimas

1995 - Production design -I Karekla (The Chair).
Dir. S. Triftsi.

1995 - Production design - Na pou Ginetai (It is Possible).
Dir. E. Chronopoulou

1991 - Production design -Skotos (Obscureness)
Dir. A. Marianou

TV Films & Series Collaborations

- TV Series:

- Set Designer & Costume Designer - Apostolos kai Monos (The Lonely Postman)
Dir. G.Mihalakopoulos & N.Kavoukidis.
20 episodes, ET 1
2005

- Set Designer & Costume Designer - Asthenis kai Odoiporoi (The Weak and the Pilgrimers).
Dir. G.Paligiannopoulos.
20 episodes, ET 1
2001

- Set Designer- Kai Ystera Irthan oi Melisses (And then Came the Bees).
Dir. Kostas Koutsomytis
20 episodes, ET1
2000

- Set Designer - Dipli Alithia (Double Truth).
Dir. Panos Kokkinopoulos
26 episodes, ET 1
1997

- Set Designer- Esy Apofasizeis (You Decide)
26 episodes, Mega Channel.
1993

- Set Designer- Spiti gia Pente (House for Five)
5 episodes, ET1
1991

- TV Films:

- Set and Costume designer - Stixiomeni Kamara (The Haunted Room), Taxidi tou Nekrou Adelfou (The Dead Brother’s Journey),
O Gamos tou Karahmeti (Karahmeti’s Wedding).
Dir. Lena Voudouri.

- Set Designer- Fonissa (The Killer).
Dir. A.Kovotsou.

Advertising - Events - Exhibitions Collaborations

He has cooperated with all major production companies in Greece:
(Movielab, Stefi, Le Spot, Cinegram, Central, Modiano, TNT, Kino, X-rated, Publica, Top Cut, Max, FOS, Stars, Boo) in Art Directing more than 500 commercial TV spots.

From 2003 until 2005 he designed all Christmas Festivities for the Municipality of Athens.

And has worked on numerous multi scaled events and exhibition designs.

Theatre Collborations

- Set Designer -" The Blue Bird". National Theatre of Greece.
Dir. Kostas Megapanos. 2006

Since 2000, he has been working closely with Sofia Spyratou and her Dance-theatre Company "Horotheatro Roes", designing sets for their performances.

- Set Designer- Stasi Koutaliou (The Spoon Position).
Dir. K. Damatis.

- Set Designer - Hamsters.
Dir. P. Michailidis.

Teaching - Lectures

December 2012
Lecture on Scenography & Costume Design.
Organized by the Film Academy of Athens Masterclass Workshops at the School of Fine Arts, Athens.

2005 - 2007
Tutor of Scenography & Costume Design.
New York College, Athens, Greece.