Edie
Kurzer

Edie is a celebrated Australian designer. She is best known for presenting costumes that provide insight and logic to characters in film, television and stage productions and for her collaboration with the other key creatives.

Edie is a two time winner of the AACTA Award, the most prestigious prize for costume design in Australia, for her work on the iconic 6 part TV series Picnic at Hanging Rock (Foxtel/FremantleMedia) and the highly lauded ABC mini-series Molly. With Picnic she also won the coveted Australian Production Design Guild’s (APDG) prize and in 2019 won it once more for the feature film Judy & Punch.

Over the past twenty-five years Edie has made crucial contributions to major productions including the Gillian Armstrong-directed documentary feature film Women He’s Undressed (about Orry Kelly); the influential TV mini-series Secret River (starring Sarah Snook and Oliver Jackson-Cohen) and Violent Earth; and the feature film South Solitary (starring Miranda Otto) She also designed costumes for Josh Thomas on his ground-breaking television series Please Like Me (season 4).

Internationally, Edie has worked with director Bill Bennett on both In a Savage Land and Tempted (starring Burt Reynolds and Saffron Burrows) and with the renowned British film and theatre director Mike Leigh on the Royal Stratford Theatre’s production of A Greek Tragedy (London/Edinburgh/Sydney).

​Edie has also collaborated in vital cultural and educational projects in Indigenous communities in major cities and in remote regions of Australia.

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Film

Costume Designer 

Director Mirrah Foulkes
Samuel Goldwyn Films
Vice Media
Director Gillian Armstrong
Wolfe Releasing
Damien Parer Productions
Director Nadia Tass
20th Century Fox
Cascade Films
Director Shirley Barrett
Hoyts Distribution
Film Victoria
Director Sarah Watt
Kino International
Hibiscus Films
Director Stavros Kazantzidis
Australian Film Finance Corporation (AFFC)
Director Bill Bennett
Home Box Office (HBO)
Gold Circle Films
Director Mark Lamprell
Beyond Films
Australian Film Finance Corporation (AFFC)
Director Bill Bennett
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (UPHE)
Hollywood Partners
Director Cherie Nowlan
First Look International
Stamen Films Pty. Ltd.
Director Nick Parsons
Fox Lorber
Director Jerzy Domaradzki
Phaedra Cinema
Movieco Australia
Director Kevin Lucas

Television

Costume Designer 

Director Larysa Kondracki, Michael Rymer, Amanda Brotchie
Starring
  • Natalie Dormer
  • Amazon Studios
    Director Matthew Saville, Josh Thomas
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)
    Director Kevin Carlin
    Mushroom Pictures
    Director Daina Reid
    Ruby Entertainment
    Director Daniel Nettheim, Ralph Strasser, Nicholas Verso
    Westside Film & Television
    Director Michael Offer
    Crawfords Australia