Documentary Awards

Documentary Awards

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST FEATURE LENGTH DOCUMENTARY

  • CHASING ASYLUM | Eva Orner - WINNER
  • IN THE SHADOW OF THE HILL | Dan Jackson
  • REMEMBERING THE MAN | Nickolas Bird ADG, Eleanor Sharpe ADG
  • SNOW MONKEY | Lizzette Atkins, George Gittoes

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY TELEVISION PROGRAM

  • #BLACKLIVESMATTER | Sally Sara, Matthew Davis – ABC
  • CHANGING MINDS: THE INSIDE STORY | Karina Holden, Alison Black, Jenni Wilks – ABC
  • HITTING HOME | Nial Fulton, Sarah Ferguson, Ivan O’Mahoney – ABC - WINNER
  • MATILDA AND ME | Ivan O’Mahoney, Nial Fulton, Nel Minchin – ABC

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTION IN A DOCUMENTARY

  • CHANGING MINDS: THE INSIDE STORY, Episode 1 | Cian O’Clery – ABC
  • CHASING ASYLUM | Eva Orner
  • HANSON: PLEASE EXPLAIN | Anna Broinowski – SBS - WINNER
  • PUTUPARRI AND THE RAINMAKERS | Nicole Ma

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY IN A DOCUMENTARY

  • ANOTHER COUNTRY | Matt Nettheim
  • CHANGING MINDS: THE INSIDE STORY, Episode 1 | Simon Morris, Cian O’Clery – ABC
  • DNA NATION, Episode 3 | Simon Morris – SBS
  • IN THE SHADOW OF THE HILL | Dan Jackson - WINNER

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST EDITING IN A DOCUMENTARY

  • HITTING HOME, Episode 1 | Andrew Cooke
  • IN THE SHADOW OF THE HILL | Steven Robinson ASE, Dan Jackson - WINNER
  • REMEMBERING THE MAN | Nickolas Bird ADG, Tony Stevens ASE, Eleanor Sharpe ADG
  • SNOW MONKEY | Nick Meyers ASE

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST SOUND IN A DOCUMENTARY

  • ANOTHER COUNTRY | James Currie, Pete Smith, Tom Heuzenroeder ASSG
  • CHASING ASYLUM | Andy Wright, Diego Ruiz, Mario Vaccaro, Adam Connolly
  • HIGHLY STRUNG | James Currie, Pete Smith, Tom Heuzenroeder ASSG - WINNER
  • IN THE SHADOW OF THE HILL | Mark Street, Doron Kipen, Dan Jackson

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC SCORE IN A DOCUMENTARY

  • THE DIPLOMAT, THE ARTIST AND THE SUIT | Amanda Brown AGSC – ABC
  • IN THE SHADOW OF THE HILL | Kevin Kiner
  • MICHELLE’S STORY | Elena Kats-Chernin, Alies Sluiter - ABC
  • MONSIEUR MAYONNAISE | Cezary Skubiszewski AGSC - WINNER

 

The Australian Academy congratulates all Documentary Nominees and Winners.

The AACTA Awards are proudly supported by the New South Wales Government through its tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW.

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