2017 ADG AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to all the nominees for the 2017 Australian Directors Guild (ADG) Awards, with a special salute to the Victorian directors or projects in the running to take home a trophy.

The prestigious awards celebrate the outstanding work of Australian screen directors over the past year and winners will be announced at a ceremony in Melbourne on Friday 5 May.

Film Victoria supported projects or Victorian directors featured in the 2017 ADG Awards:

FEATURE FILM

Garth Davis, Lion
 

SHORT FILM

Dejan Mrkic

Luci Schroder
 

STUDENT FILM

Meaghan Palmer
 

DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Dan Jackson, In the Shadow of the Hill
 

DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT

Bentley Dean, A Sense of Self
 

CHILDREN’S TV DRAMA

Robyn Butler, Little Lunch Special: The Nightmare Before Graduation

Nowhere Boys – The Trouble With Ben (Series 3, Episode 7)
 

TV DRAMA SERIES

Emma Freeman
 

TV MINI SERIES

Kevin Carlin, Molly

Robert Connolly, Barracuda
 

TV COMEDY

Matthew Saville, Please Like Me – Burrito Bowl (Series 4, Episode 1)


ONLINE COMEDY

Little Acorns – She’s a man (Episode 2)


​ONLINE DRAMA

Amanda Jane

Stuart Willis


COMMERCIAL

Cassie De Colling


MUSIC VIDEO

Nicholas Carlton


See the full list of nominees