Prizes and Categories (2019)


AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND SCHOOL SECTION

Judges Choice - Official Selection Documentary

  • Winner - Toshiba Package worth $7,000

    Judges Choice - Official Selection Short Film

  • Winner - $10,000 Cash Prize courtesy of Clubs NSW

    Most Online Votes

  • Winner - $5,000 Harvey Norman voucher and a FOX STUDIOS DVD Library Package

    Best Actor in a School Short Film

  • Winner -2 Return Tickets from Sydney/Melbourne to Los Angeles, 3 Weeks Accommodation, Meet The Biz Workshops, Classes at PA Studio West, Classes at American Arts Film & Television Academy, Meeting with US Talent Agent Gail Williamson at KMR Talent, Meetings with International judges for mentorships, Live Studio Tapings, Warner Brothers Studio Tour Tickets and Universal Studios Tickets

    NOVA Employment School Choice Awards

  • 5x Winner's - $1000 Cash

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    AUSTRALIAN OPEN SECTION

    Judges Choice - Official Selection Short Film

  • Winner - 1 return ticket to Los Angeles, 6 Weeks Accommodation at UP(st)ART Creative Living, 1 Ticket to the American Film Market, 1 Ticket the Australians In Film Gala Dinner & Membership to Australians In Film, Meetings with International Judges for mentorships, Live Studio Tapings of US Shows, $5000 worth of legal services from Kate L Raynor & Associates, 1 Ticket to Media Access Awards & Acknowledgement, Warner Brothers Studio Tour Tickets.

    * To get all the above inclusions this trip needs to be taken October/November 2019
    * Prize subject to VISA approval

    Judges Choice - Official Selection Documentary

  • Winner - TBA (prize about $10k in value)

    Most Online Votes - (Short Film or Documentary)

  • Winner - TBA (prize about $5k in value)

    Best Director - (Short Film or Documentary)

  • Winner - TBA

    Best Screenplay - (Short Film)

  • Winner - 12-month membership to Australian Writers Guild for the winner of Best Screenplay. The chance for the winner of Best Screenplay to submit a project to Pathways and a place on Pathways program for Best Screenplay winner. Plus: A Copy Pilar Alessandra from On The Page's The Coffee Break Screenwriter & Breaks The books and her On The Page DVD.

    Screen Producers Australia Award - (Short Film or Documentary)

  • Winner - TBA

    Best Australian Actor

  • Winner -1 Return Ticket from Sydney/Melbourne to Los Angeles, 4 Weeks Accommodation, Meet The Biz Workshops and 1hr coaching with David Zimmerman, Classes at PA Studio West, Meeting with US Talent Agent Gail Williamson at KMR Talent, Meetings with international judges for mentorships, Live Studio Tapings, Warner Bros Studio Tour Tickets,


    NOVA EMPLOYMENT CHOICE AWARD - (Australian entries)

  • Winner - Brand New 2019 Kia Cerato courtesy of Noble Kia and Kia Australia

    *The NOVA Employment team select their favourite entry in the 2019 festival that best suits the Focus on Ability theme. All Australian submissions are eligible.

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    INTERNATIONAL SECTION

    Judges Choice - Official Selection Short Film

  • Winner -2 Return Flights to Australia plus Accommodation. Winners attend Red Carpet Premier (Sep 6, 2019), Mentorships with Australian Judges & Industry Professionals.

    * Prize subject to VISA approval

    Judges Choice - Official Selection Documentary

  • Winner - 2 Return Tickets to Australia to attend our Red Carpet awards (Sep 6, 2019) plus accommodation and Mentorships with Australian Judges & Industry Professionals.

    * Prize subject to VISA approval

    Best International Actor

  • Winner - TBA

    * Prize subject to VISA approval

    Most International Online Votes

  • Winner - 1 return ticket to Australia to attend our Red Carpet Awards night (Sep 6, 2019) and 1 weeks accommodation

    * Prize subject to VISA approval