Editor Tim Mauger has picked up a silver award for editing at this years AXIS awards in New Zealand. The spot for McDonalds titled 'how very un-McDonalds' features a father and daughter's special relationship and was directed by The Sweetshop's Noah Marshall. It was also the highest level award given out on the night for this category, and the only silver.
The short film 'Beast' cut by editor Tim Parrington has won best Australian short film at this years Flickerfest. The film was directed and produced by Chris Sferrazza, and written by Carl J. Sorheim. The festival is Academy® Accredited, which means due to the the films award it's in the running to be nominated for an Oscar.
Berlin Syndrome, a feature film cut by Jack Hutchings has been selected for it's premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2017. The dark love story directed by Cate Shortland and produced by Aquarius Films stars Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge) and German actor Max Riemelt, and is based on a novel written by Australian Melanie Joosten.
Johanna Scott has picked up two large accolades at this years Spikes Advertising Awards. Firstly a Gold Award for editing Foxtel 'Date Night', Directed by Nick Ball of Finch, and secondly her work for Western Sydney University has taken out the Grand Prix for Film. The emotive film titled 'Deng Adut' was one of three spots produced for the university cut by Jo for director Jae Morrison (also of Finch).