Screen Producers Australia Awards & Gala Party

Forum Theatre

The Screen Producers Australia Awards recognise the creation of outstanding screen content by Australian screen businesses and provides a platform to truly celebrate our industry.

Where: The 18th Screen Producers Australia Awards and SCREEN FOREVER 2018 Gala will take place at The Forum Theatre in Melbourne on Thursday, 22 November 2018.

Dress code: Black Tie

Tickets for the Screen Producers Australia Awards can be purchased when you register with a SCREEN FOREVER GOLD Pass, or individually in addition to the 2 Day, 1 Day or 1/2 Day Passes.

2018 Screen Producers Australia Awards Finalists:


Animated Series Production of the Year

Kitty is Not a Cat, BES Animation
Jar Dwellers SOS, Viskatoons

Children’s Series Production of the Year

Drop Dead Weird, Ambience Entertainment & Air Pig Productions
Grace Beside Me, Magpie Pictures
Mustangs FC, Matchbox Pictures
My Year 7 Life, Princess Pictures
The New Legends of Monkey, See-Saw Films

Comedy Series Production of the Year

Sammy J, Buxstock Entertainment
Rosehaven, Guesswork Television
Shaun Micallef’s Mad As Hell, ITV Studios Australia
Squinters, Jungle Entertainment
Sando, Jungle Entertainment

Drama Series Production of the Year

Rake, Easy Tiger Productions
Wentworth, FremantleMedia Australia
Harrow, Hoodlum
Mr Inbetween, Jungle Entertainment & Blue-Tongue Films
The Secret Daughter, Screentime

Light Entertainment Series Production of the Year

Gruen, CJZ
Talkin’ Bout Your Generation, ITV Studios Australia
The Voice, ITV Studios Australia
Everyone’s A Critic, Matchbox Pictures
Hughesy We Have A Problem, Screentime

Telemovie or Mini Series Production of the Year

Mystery Road: The Series, Bunya Productions
Sunshine, Easy Tiger Productions
Picnic At Hanging Rock, FremantleMedia Australia
Safe Harbour, Matchbox Pictures
Romper Stomper, Roadshow Rough Diamond

Online Series Production of the Year

F*!#ing Adelaide, Closer Productions
Deadlock, Every Cloud Productions
A Message From Malcolm, Future Pictures
Homecoming Queens, Generator Pictures
The Edge Of The Bush, Guesswork Television
Kiki and Kitty, Porchlight Films
The Kununurra Kid, Princess Pictures
Gun Ringer, Ronde Pty Ltd

Reality Series Production of the Year

Great Australian Bake Off, FremantleMedia Australia
Love Island, ITV Studios Australia
I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!, ITV Studios Australia
Real Housewives of Melbourne, Matchbox Pictures


Documentary or Documentary Series Production of the Year

Muslims Like Us, CJZ
Body Hack 2.0, Essential Media and Entertainment
The Ghan, Mint Pictures
Outback Opal Hunters, Prospero Productions
Anh’s Brush with Fame, Screentime

Feature Documentary of the Year

Wik vs Queensland, Bent3Land Productions, Freshwater Pictures and Bacon Factory Films
Finke: There and Back, Brindle Films
Living Universe, Essential Media and Entertainment
China Love, Media Stockade
Gurrumul, Resolution Media


Feature Film of the Year

Berlin Syndrome, Aquarius Films
Gringo, Blue-Tongue Films
Sweet Country, Bunya Productions
Upgrade, Goalpost Pictures
Brothers’ Nest, Jason Byrne Productions
Ladies in Black, Lumila Films
Breath, Windalong Films and See Pictures in partnership with Gran Via Productions
The Second, Sense & Centsability


Short Film Production of the Year

Welcome to Country, Bent3Land Productions
Black Lips, Brick Road Pictures
Lost & Found, Lucy Hayes
Remembering Agatha, See Pictures
Joy Boy, unko


Interactive or Game Production of the Year

Every King Tide, Bunya Productions
30 Minutes of Danger, Happening Films & The Pulse Originals
Wentworth VR, Start VR & FremantleMedia Australia
Dimensions VS, TeePee Studios