The Souvenir Part II

1980s Period Drama — Feature

Director & Writer Joanna Hogg

★★★★★
“Luminous self-portrait of the film-maker as a young woman: metatextual, confessional and autobiographical...a rich and mysterious film.”
The Guardian


In the 1980s a young film student Julie (Honor Swinton Byrne) becomes romantically involved with Anthony (Tom Burke) a complicated and untrustworthy man (Tilda Swinton, Richard Ayoade, Ariane Labed).

Filmed in West Raynham, Norfolk, England
BBC Films & Element Pictures

A24 Film Distribution
Production Designer Stéphane Collonge
Graphic Designer Chris Barber










INT. COUNCIL FLAT – 1985
Poster, Tickets & 12” LP Sleeves
The Set Decorator’s reference for the tickets was neutral, green and or pink colours with the poster to have a black and white image featuring a prominent face close to the top of the artwork.

Tickets


Poster & 12” LP Sleeves







INT. FILM SCHOOL – HEAD OF PRODUCTION OFFICE – 1985 +
Application Form, Film Carton & Posters
Film posters for the Raynham Film School Head of Production Office. The Production Designer’s reference was for two film posters that replicated big budget, box office hits from the period, namely Room With A View (1985) and Wall Street (1987) to fit the Set Decorator’s purchased frames (700mm x 500mm).

Posters


Application Form


Film Carton & Envelope







INT. FILM SCHOOL – CORRIDOR NOTICEBOARDS – 1985 +
Flyers
Flyers for the noticeboards around the corridors of the Raynham Film School across several years. 

Flyers





EXT/INT. CINEMA – FILM SCHOOL GRADUATION CEREMONY – 1988
Posters
Film posters including  ‘The History Of Our Youth’ featuring at a London cinema where the film school graduation ceremony is taking place. (Posters to fit existing cinema location clip frames).

Posters








EXT/INT. FILM STUDIOS – STAGES 7 & 8 – ‘THE HISTORY OF OUR YOUTH’ PRODUCTION – 1985
Call Sheet, Production Report & Storyboards
Various paperwork including call sheets and progress reports for ‘The History Of Our Youth’ film production taking place at Eurydice Film Studios. 

Call Sheet & Production Report


Storyboards






EXT/INT. FILM STUDIOS – EDITING SUITE – ‘THE HISTORY OF OUR YOUTH’ PRODUCTION – 1985
Menus
Scripted action prop of menus for the editors of ‘The History Of Our Youth’.

Menus







INT. JULIE’S FLAT – 1985
Cereal Box, Cheques, Video Sleeves & 12” LP Sleeves
For Anthony, his interest in opera and classical music was the focus of his Vinyl LP collection, with the Production Designer’s reference for monochromatic or neutral colours. I added foreign languages to indicate both his breadth and depth of knowledge and travel as a former Cambridge student of Art History and Foreign Office employment.

Cereal Box


Cheques


12” LP Sleeves







INT. PUB – 1987
Posters, Beer Mats & Flyers
Various ephemera for a London pub including posters, beer mats and flyers.

Posters & Beer Mats


Posters & Flyers






INT. SOHO ALLEYWAY – 1987
Signage, Bill Posters & Flyers
Foamex board and vinyl cut lettering for council and commercial signage on a location brick wall and shop front. Escort, fashion, film and music bill posters (1575mm x 1060mm) and flyers for a location concrete screed wall (approx 14m length) with the Production Designer’s request for exclusively black and white imagery.

Signage


Bill Posters







Flyers






EXT/INT. VEHICLES – 1985 +
Tax Discs




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