Closing Night Awards - 2017 Winners | St Kilda Film Festival

Closing Night Awards - 2017 Winners


Best Short Film

Welcome Home Allen

Director: Andrew Kavanagh

Producer: Ramona Telecican


Craft Award

After All 

Director: Michael Cusack

Producer: Richard Chataway


Best Director

Mirene Igwabi – Adele


Best Screenplay

Alice Englert – The Boyfriend Game


Best Achievement in Indigenous Filmmaking

Brown Paper Bag 

Director: Jon Staley

Producer: Kelly West


Best Documentary

The Khalik Family Kite

Director: Peter Drew

Producer: Peter Drew


Best Comedy


Director: Yianni Warnock

Producer: Charles Williams and Yianni Warnock


Best Actor

Sapphire Blossom – Slapper


Best Young Actor

Princess Mariama Andrews – Adele


Best Achievement in Cinematography

Brad Francis – Found


Best Achievement in Sound Post Production

John Dennison - The Boyfriend Game


Best Original Score

Matteo Zingales – Fish With Legs


Best Achievement in Editing

Drew Thompson ASE – The Eleven O’Clock


Best Achievement in Visual Effects

Michael Vorberg – Face


Under the Radar - Best Youth Short Film

Nice Girls

Director: Maddelin McKenna

Producer: Sarah Pellegrino


Staff Choice Award


Director: Luci Schroder

Producer: Jason Byrne, Stephanie Westwood, Luci Schroder, Michael Latham


Audience Choice Award


Director: Jon Mark Oldmeadow

Producer: Jon Mark Oldmeadow, Caitlin Farrugia