Strong Victorian Contingent Among 2018 ADG Awards Nominees

Congratulations to all the nominees for the 2018 Australian Directors Guild (ADG) Awards, with a special shout-out to the Victorian directors and projects in the running for an award.

The prestigious annual ADG Awards recognise excellence in the art and craft of directing, as well as acknowledging individual contributions by Australian screen directors to film, television, documentary, animation and interactive media.

Film Victoria supported projects or Victorian directors in the running for the 2018 Awards are:

FEATURE FILM

Greg McLean, Jungle

Jason Raftopoulos

Ali's Wedding

SHORT FILM

John Sheedy

STUDENT FILM

Charby Ibrahim

DOCUMENTARY STAND ALONE PROJECT

Jeff Daniels, Fair Game

Sari Braithwaite, Paper Trails

CHILDREN'S TV OR SVOD DRAMA

Corrie Chen, Mustangs FC (Series 1, Episode 6)

Fiona Banks, Mustangs FC (Series 1, Episode 13)

TV OR SVOD DRAMA SERIES

Fiona Banks, Wentworth (Series 5, Episode 5)

Sisters

TV OR SVOD DRAMA SERIAL

Chris Adshead

TV OR SVOD MINI SERIES

Daina Reid, Sunshine

Glendyn Ivin, Seven Types of Ambiguity

Matthew Saville

TV OR SVOD COMEDY PROGRAM

Ben Chessell

Jonathan Brough, Rosehaven (Series 2, Episode 4)

Sian Davies, True Story with Hamish and Andy (Episode Phil)

ONLINE DRAMA PROJECT

Erin White, Other People's Problems

ONLINE COMEDY PROJECT

Maria Theodorakis, Little Acorns (Episode 6, Bad Parents)

Tawni Bryant, Jerome Velinsky

ANIMATED PROJECT

Sherazade: The Untold Stories

MUSIC VIDEO

Nicholas Colla