The 2013 Australian Directors Guild Award Winners Announced

lore-posterThe 2013 Australian Directors Guild Awards were announced and you’d be forgiven for thinking ‘What the hell are they?’ considering they were delivered in the littlest fanfare possible. This is where Australian Directors vote on other Australian directors for who they perceive as delivering the best content in the prior year. And the winners are:

Cate Shortland – Best Direction in a Feature Film – for Lore

Glendyn Ivin – Best Direction in a Telemovie – for Beaconsfield

Daniel Nettheim Esben Storm Award – Best Direction in a Children’s TV Program – forDance Academy Series 2, Ep 25 “The Second”

Nash Edgerton – Best Direction in a Music Video – for DUQESNE WHISTLE

Adrian Goodman – Best Direction in a Student Film – for Wakey Wakey

David Gould – Best Direction in a TV Drama Serial – for Home and Away EP 5438

Dario Russo – Best Direction in a TV Comedy – for Danger 5

David Barker – Best Direction in a Cross Platform Project – for Bad Reality 

Tim Bullock – for Best Direction in a TV Commercial – for Flatties

Christiaan Van Vuuren and Connor Van Vuuren – Best Direction in an Original Online Project – for Bondi Hipsters