2020 Winners

2020 BUFTA WINNERS

Best School Award: Huntingtower school

 

Best Overall Filmmaker: Mia Erskine for Funhouse! With Ditzy the Clown and Friends (Mercedes College)

Funhouse! With Ditzy the Clown and Friends by Mia Erskine (WA) | Comedy

 

Gold Coast Filmmaker: Max Swan for Above All Else (Southport State High School)

Above All Else by Max Swan (QLD) | Drama

 

Jury Prize Winner: James Roobottom for La Cucaracha (Anglican Church Grammar School)

La Cucaracha by James Roobottom (QLD) | Experimental

 

Dean’s Choice Awards: Luis Arnet for Equivalence (Trinity Anglican School)

Equivalence by Luis Arnet (QLD) | Drama from Bond University – FSD on Vimeo.

 

CATEGORY AWARDS

Best Animation: Chase Adams for Over Skies (Huntingtower)

 

 

Best Art Film: Lucy Wiese for Ymir (Georgiana Molloy Anglican School)

Ymir by Lucy Wiese (WA) | Art Film from Bond University – FSD on Vimeo.

 

Best Comedy: Mia Erskine for Funhouse! With Ditzy the Clown and Friends (Mercedes College)

(Please see Best Overall Filmmaker section above)

 

Best Documentary: Mia Schirmer for Changing Tides (Mercedes College)

Changing Tides by Mia Schirmer (NSW) | Documentary from Bond University – FSD on Vimeo.

 

Best Drama: Thaine Wood for Learners (Trinity Anglican School)

Learners by Thaine Wood (QLD) | Drama from Bond University – FSD on Vimeo.

 

Best Experimental: Lilian Harris for Gulosus (Newtown high school Performing Arts)

Gulosus by Lilian Harris (NSW) | Experimental

 

Best Music Video: Nathan Camilleri for Is it a Video? (Huntingtower)

Is It a Video? by Nathan Camilleri (VIC) | Music Video

CRAFT AWARDS

Best Cinematography:  Luis Arnet for Equivalence (Trinity Anglican School)

(Please see Dean’s Choice Awards above)

 

Best Directing: Best Drama: Thaine Wood for Learners (Trinity Anglican School)

(Please see Best Drama section above)

 

Best Editing: Leon Cardaci for Y12 Film (Christ Church Grammar School)

Y12 Film by Leon Cardaci (WA) | Documentary from Bond University – FSD on Vimeo.

 

Best Screenwriting: Mia Erskine for Funhouse! With Ditzy the Clown and Friends (Mercedes College)

(Please see Best Overall Filmmaker section above)

 

Best Sound: Lilian Harris for Gulosus (Newtown high school Performing Arts)

(Please see Best Experimental section above)