Renate Martin & Andreas Donhauser

Renate Martin & Andreas Donhauser – Costume and Production Design

(donmartin supersets) studied at the TU Vienna and at the University for Applied Arts Vienna. They work nationally and internationally as costume and production designers in various disciplines – film, video, theatre and opera. They designed feature films such as “Der Knochenmann“, “Das ewige Leben“ (Director: Wolfgang Murnberger), “Contact High“ (Director: Michael Glawogger), Ulrich Seidl’s movies “Import/Export“, “Hundstage“, “Paradies 1, 2 & 3“ (2010-2012) – a film trilogy which received the Goldener Löwe at the film festival in Venice – as well as “Hurensohn“ (Director: Michael Sturminger). They designed theatre productions for Michael Sturminger, amongst others at the Opernhaus Zürich, Oper Graz, Staatsoper Vienna, as well as the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg and the Salzburger Festspiele. Productions include “I Hate Mozart“, “Le Grand Macabre“, “Tartuffe“, “Was ihr wollt“, “Warten auf Godot“, “Così fan tutte“, “La clemenza di Tito“, “Orpheus und Eurydike“, “Wiener Blut“, “Idomeneo“ and “Il sogno di Scipione”. In collaboration with Tobias Moretti as well as Philipp and Nikolaus Harnoncourt they created the productions of Mozart’s “La finta giardiniera“, “Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots“ and “Idomeneo“. At the Aalto-Musiktheater Essen they designed “Die Csárdásfürstin“, “Eugen Onegin“ and “Ariadne auf Naxos“ as well as “Der Rosenkavalier“ (Director: Philipp Harnoncourt) at the Theater im Revier in Gelsenkirchen. They designed numerous music-videos as well as TV commercials. 2014 they created the set design and costumes for the production “Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald” (Director: Michael Sturminger) which had its world premiere at the Bregenzer Festspiele and which was later performed at the Theater an der Wien. At the Stadttheater Klagenfurt they designed “Giulio Cesare in Egitto“, “Amphitryon“, “Der Gott des Gemetzels“ and “Salome“. At the Sommerspiele Perchtoldsdorf they designed 2014 “Das Käthchen von Heilbronn” (Director: Maria Happel), 2015 “Der Sturm” and 2016 “Ein Sommernachtstraum” (both directed by Michael Sturminger). They have been nominated for Best Production Design at the Austrian Film Award 2017 for “Hotel Rock´n´Roll“. “Just Call Me God” is their third collaboration with John Malkovich, Martin Haselböck and Michael Sturminger after the highly successful theatre productions “The Infernal Comedy” as well as “The Giacomo Variations”; for the resulting feature film “Casanova Variations” they received the Austrian Film Award 2016 for Best Costume Design.