2018 Short Film Award Nominations

We’re thrilled to announce the 2018 St Kilda Film Festival award nominees. These talented filmmakers are in the running for more than $50,000 worth of cash and prizes across 17 categories.

This year’s winners will be announced at the St Kilda Film Festival’s Closing Night Awards on Saturday 26 May at the St Kilda Town Hall.

Best Short Film

Craft Award

  • The Land Will Eat You
    • Director: Darcy Tuppen
      Producer: Robert Frantzeskos
  • Eye Contact
    • Director: Stuart Mannion
    • Producer: Naomi Mulholland
  • Cooee
    • Director: Toby Morris
    • Producer: Sam Burnett

Best Director

Best Achievement in Indigenous Filmmaking

Best Documentary

Best Comedy

Best Animation

  • Lost Property Office
    • Director: Daniel Agdag
    • Producer: Liz Kearney
  • I’m Still Here
    • Director: Steve Baker
    • Producer: Steve Baker, Leanne Tonkes
  • Ambulance
    • Director: Lylah D’Souza
    • Producer: Lylah D’Souza, Letoya Muraru
  • Last Tree Standing
    • Director: Agnes Peel-McGregor
    • Producer: Agnes Peel-McGregor, Zachary Peel-McGregor

Best Actor

Best Achievement in Cinematography

Best Achievement in Screenplay

Best Achievement in Editing

Best Achievement in Visual Effects

Best Young Actor

Best Achievement in Sound Post Production

Best Original Score

Best Youth Short Film

Captain Baxter