ADG Awards

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THE 2020 ADG AWARDS!
19 October 2020 

To watch the replay of the awards:CLICK HERE
Please join us in celebrating our Aussie directors.
Hosted by Greta Lee Jackson and Nina Oyama.

 

AND THE WINNERS ARE...  
 

Best Direction in a Feature Film (Budget $1M or over)

Proudly sponsored by ASDACS

 

Ben Lawrence - Hearts and Bones

 

 

Best Direction in a Feature Film (Budget under $1M)

Proudly sponsored by Panavision

Winner prize $10,000 Camera Package

Josephine Mackerras – Alice

 

Best Direction in a Documentary Feature

Proudly sponsored by Screenrights

 

Maya Newell - In My Blood It Runs

 

 

Best Direction in a TV or SVOD Drama Series

Proudly sponsored by ABC

Jeffrey Walker - The Commons - Season 1 Episode 1

 

 

Best Direction in a TV or SVOD Mini-Series

Proudly sponsored by Docklands Studios Melbourne

 

Emma Freeman – Stateless – Episode 3

 

Best Direction in a Documentary Series

Proudly sponsored by Media Super

Rosie Jones - The Cult Of The Family - Episode 1

 

 

Best Direction in a TV or SVOD Comedy Series

Proudly sponsored by The Post Lounge

 

Matthew Saville – Upright - Episode 5

 

Best Direction in a Children’s TV or SVOD Drama Program

Proudly sponsored by Australian Children’s Television Foundation

Kacie Anning – Hardball – Episode 6

 

 

Best Direction in a TV or SVOD Drama Serial

Proudly sponsored by Fremantle

 

Kate Kendall – Neighbours – Episode 8052

 

 

Best Direction in an Animated Project

Proudly sponsored by Animal Logic

Jo Boag - Alice Miranda: Friends Forever

 

 

Best Direction in Commercial Content

 

Allan Hardy ACS - Volvo Penta Makes Australian Farming Possible (Allabah Pastural Co.)

 

Best Direction in Commercial Advertisement

 

Luke Shanahan – Little Fibs (NZ Post)

 

 

Best Direction in an Online Drama Series

Husein Alicajic - One Sided // The Acquired Inability To Escape

 

 

Best Direction in an Online Comedy Series

Proudly sponsored by Kaleidoscope Digital

Winner prize $1,000 Screen Director's Identity Package (Social Media and Website Services)

 

Dylan Hesp & Michael O’Neill- Australia's Best Street Racer

 

 

Best Direction in a Documentary Short Subject

Karen Pearlman – I Want To Write A Film About Women

 

Best Direction in a Music Video

 

Matthew Thorne – The Only Boy Racer Left On The Island (Artist: The Howl & The Hum)

 

 

Best Direction in an Interactive or Immersive Title

Matthew Sleeth – A Drone Opera 

 

Best Direction in a Short Film

Proudly sponsored by Panavision

Winner prize $5,000 Camera Package

 

Melissa Anastasi – Chlorine

 

Best Direction in a Student Film

 

Alies Sluiter – Ayaan


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Media enquiries: Tracey Mair, TM Publicity Ph: 0419 221 493 l E: traceym@tmpublicity.comFor any queries about the ADG Awards, please contact awards@adg.org.au or call (02) 9555 7045.

The 2020 ADG Awards is proudly sponsored by ASDACSScreen AustraliaScreen NSWMedia SuperPanavisionKaleidoscope Digital, Animal Logic, Docklands Studio MelbourneHLA ManagementABC TelevisionPhotoplayRGMAustralian Children's Television FoundationFremantleScreenrightsChannel 7Shanahan Management , Creative Content and The Post Lounge

 

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