2017 Film and Television Graduate Awards

Award winners were announced at the opening night of the 49th Anniversary Film and Television Graduate Screenings at ACMI on Thursday 7 December 2017.

Best Achievement in Cinematography

Nominees:

  • Farshid Akhlaghipour Pain is Mine
  • Charbel Ibrahim Taking Someone to Someone
  • David McRobbie Park Behind Barres (recipient)

Best Achievement in Sound

Nominees:

  • Farshid Akhlaghipour Pain is Mine (recipient)
  • Neal Engelbrecht Milquetoast
  • Charbel Ibrahim The Holiday Inn-Side

Best Achievement in Editing

Nominees:

  • Sophia Bender Behind Barres
  • Neal Engelbrecht and Clement Soo Milquetoast (recipient)
  • Katia Mancuso Feast on the Young

New Voice Award

Nominees:

  • Farshid Akhlaghipour Pain is Mine (recipient)
  • Milo Gluth Greedy Limbo
  • Guy Harris Deluge

Sarah Watt Award

Nominees:

  • Lucy Knox An Act of Love
  • Katia Mancuso Feast on the Young (recipient)
  • Ronak Taher Bubble

Best Production – Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)

Nominees:

  • Anastasia Dyakova Ready for a Baby (recipient)
  • Milo Gluth Greedy Limbo
  • Rebecca Readhead Greg

Best Production – Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television, including Honours)

Nominees:

  • Gabriel Hutchings Perisher
  • Katia Mancuso Feast on the Young (recipient)
  • Charles Richardson Guppy

Award for Social Impact in a Documentary Production

Charbel Ibrahim The Holiday Inn-Side

Master of Film and Television (Documentary) Best Production

Nominees:

  • Farshid Akhlaghipour Pain is Mine (recipient)
  • Shing Hei Ho Taking Someone to Someone
  • Charbel Ibrahim The Holiday Inn-Side

Master of Film and Television (Narrative) Best Production

Nominees:

  • Lara Gissing Babygirl
  • Ronak Taher Bubble
  • Darcy Tuppen The Land Will Eat You (recipient)

Overall Best Production

Farshid Akhlaghipour Pain is Mine