26 January 2005 (aged 85–86)|
Monkstown, County Dublin, Ireland
Josephine "Josie" MacAvin (1919 – 26 January 2005) was an Irish set decorator and art director. She won an Academy Award and was nominated two more times in the category Best Art Direction. She also won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Art Direction for a Miniseries or a Special for her work as set dresser on the miniseries Scarlett (1994). MacAvin's Oscar and Emmy statuettes are both on permanent display at the Irish Film Institute, Dublin.
MacAvin won an Academy Award for Best Art Direction and was nominated for two more:
- Out of Africa (1985)
- "IMDb.com: Josie MacAvin - Awards". IMDb.com. Retrieved 25 December 2008.
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