Nominations Announced

Nominations Announced

Announcing The 2016 Nominations


Best Short Film

Red Rover

Death in Bloom


The Orchestra


Best Documentary

You Better Take Cover

Worry Me In The Daytime

Strudel Sisters


Craft Award

Little Boy Blue


Red Rover



Best Animation

Ernie Biscuit

The Orchestra

'Je suis un Crayon' (I am a Pencil)

Grace Under Water


Best Director

Brooke Goldfinch, Red Rover

Nathan Keene, Little Boy Blue

Dael Oates, Death in Bloom

Jacobie Gray, The Aquarium


Best Achievement in Editing

Adam Wills, Death in Bloom

Anil Griffin, Foal

Elle March, Vacant

Darius Family, The Flower Girl



Best Achievement in Cinematography

Ellery Ryan, Crossroads

Tarun Hansen, Under the Sun

Sky Davies, Goodnight Sweetheart

Benjamin Rutkowsky, Red Rover

Burak Oguz Saguner, Driftwood Dustmites


Best Achievement in Visual Effects

Evan Whiteside, Moth

Luca Calabrese, Little Boy Blue

Matt Campbell, Overtime



Best Achievement in Screenplay

Dael Oates, Death in Bloom

Jacobie Gray, The Aquarium

Darlene Johnson, Bluey

Tracey Rigney, Man Real


Best Comedy


Death in Bloom

Nothing Better



Best Achievement in Sound Post Production

Tori Holleman, Scrap

Nicholas Redmond, Driftwood Dustmites

Niels Gabriels, Somniloquy

Justin Spasevski, Little Boy Blue


Best Actor

Tasia Zalar, Bluey

Margaret Harvey, Under Skin in Blood

Robyn Nevin, Death in Bloom

Gillian Jones, Goodnight Sweetheart


Best Original Score

Jamie Messenger, The Orchestra

Sarah Blasko, Oscar Wilde's 'The Nightingale and the Rose'

Darren Lim, Little Boy Blue

Chris Russell, Worry Me In The Daytime


Best Young Actor

Lola Bennett, Foal

Isaac Natoli, The Trophy Thief

Nina Louise, Little Boy Blue

Sophie Rollason, The Aquarium


Best Indigenous Film


Under Skin in Blood

Man Real

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