Ola Staszko

costume designer

bio

She is Warsaw born and Warsaw based costume designer. She is an author of costumes for over 20 feature films, TV dramas, and TV series. Her works include such pieces as “Cold War” by Paweł Pawlikowski, the Oscar winning “Ida” by Paweł Pawlikowski, “Demon” by Marcin Wrona, “Baby Bump” by Kuba Czekaj, “Imagine” by Andrzej Jakimowski and many others. She has just finished working on “Gareth Jones”, the latest movie directed by Agnieszka Holland.

She studied social studies at Warsaw University, as well as photography and art at the Gerrit Rietveld Art Academy in Amsterdam.

In 2013 she was rewarded for the best costumes at the Polish Gdynia Film Festival, for the costumes to “Squint Your Eyes” by Andrzej Jakimowski. She has also got nominated twice for best costume at the Polish Film Awards Orły for “Ida” and “Baby Bump”.

Since 2014 she is a member of the European Film Academy as well as the Polish Film Academy.