Industry Awards

Award winning collaborations…

The Actors Workshop provides casting services and production support to Queensland’s independent and emerging film industry. Many of these collaborations have led to award winning outcomes for the students, graduates and film makers involved.

 EVENTAWARDPROJECT TITLERECIPIENTRELATIONSHIP
2015Florida Movie FestivalBest Comedy Directed or Produced by a femaleAustraliensRita ArtmannGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2014Brisbane Arts Theatre FestivalBest Comedy ActressJohn's RingRita ArtmannGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2014Brisbane Arts Theatre FestivalAdjudicators AwardJohn's RingTamara McLaughlinGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2014Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Supporting ActorNestDan C BentleyGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2013Matilda AwardsBest Female Actor in a Supporting Role NomineeA Midsummer Night’s DreamJohancee TheronGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2013Australian Webstream AwardsBest Actor NomineeWhite LinesJesse RichardsonGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2013Queensland School of Film and TelevisionBest Performance in a leading roleBlue CallAndrew LoweGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2013JMC AcademyBest Male Actor AwardCiomi's LightAndrew LoweGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2013Australian Webstream AwardsBest Actress NomineeWhite LinesJac DuncanGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2012TropfestFinalistPhotoboothPhotoboothStars Nathan Wright, Student of The Actors Workshop
2011Dolphin AwardsBest Supporting ActorNathan WrightGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2011Crystal Palace International Film FestivalBest in Festival AwardThe Killage

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Produced by Graduate. Starring Graduates. Supported by Workshop
2011American International Film FestivalBest Music Video 2011-11Une Priere De MortWarrick FraserStarring Graduates. Supported by Workshop
2011American Internation Film FestivalBest War MovieSILOWarrick FraserStarring Graduates. Supported by Workshop
2011Spooky Movie Film FestivalBest TrailerThe KillageRita ArtmannGraduate. Film supported by The Actors Workshop
2010Metropolitan South Institute of TAFEMedia Mates AwardCasting ServicesLyn Kidd and Mungo McKayPrincipal and Camera Class Director
201048 Hour Film FestivalBest Actor NomineeThe RealmRob GriffithsGraduate of The Actors Workshop
201048 Hour Film Festival Best Actor NomineeThe RealmCraig I'AnsonGraduate of The Actors Workshop
201048 Hour Film FestivalBest ActressThe RealmMercedes PorterGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2010Action On Film International Film FestivalBest Performance in an Acting Role NomineeBlood and WaterConor WalsheGraduate of The Actors Workshop
201048 Hour Film FestivalBest VFXProperty of The Grim ReaperProducer Rita ArtmannGraduate of The Actors Workshop
201048 Hour Film FestivalBest Actress NominationProperty of The Grim ReaperRita ArtmannGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2005Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Independent Drama 1030 minutesThe RulesGemma GalleyWorkshop Trainer(Cast and production support: The Actors Workshop)
2005Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Independent Drama up to 10 minutes.The HighwaymanLauren Cooper
Scott Hamilton
Cast by The Actors Workshop
2005Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest DirectorThe HighwaymanScott HamiltonCast by The Actors Workshop
2004Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsKinetone AwardFor contribution to the Qld Film and TV industryLyn KiddPrincipal and Founder of The Actors Workshop
2004Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsAudience Choice Award: Most Popular FilmPretentiousScott HamiltonCast by The Actors Workshop
2004Queensland Music and Recording AwardsBest Film ScorePrep RulesCliff BradleyCast and Production support The Actors Workshop
2003Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest ActressOnce I WasEmma RandallGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2003Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Tertiary DramaOnce I WasRebecca ParkerCasting and Production support The Actors Workshop
2003Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Overall Film
Best Independent Film
Best Producer
Best Director
Prep RulesLuke MayzeGraduate of The Actors Workshop. Casting and production support: The Actors Workshop.
2003Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest CinematographyPrep RulesAndy StrahornCasting and Production support: The Actors Workshop
2003Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest ActorPrep RulesTom CushingsCast by The Actors Workshop
2003Australian Cinematography Society Qld AwardsGold Award for Best CinematographyPrep RulesAndy StrahornCasting and Production support The Actors Workshop
2003Melbourne International Film FestivalFipresci Award: International Critics AwardUndeadPeter and Michael SpeirigCast by The Actors Workshop.
Production support from The Actors Workshop
2003Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Actress NomineePrep RulesAlison HartGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2002Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Overall Film
Best Independent Film
Moving PavlovaLuke MayzeGraduate of The Actors Workshop.
Casting and Production support The Actors Workshop
2001Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Overall Film
Best Independent Film:Drawn
Best Producers
The Big PicturePeter and Michael SpeirigCast by The Actors Workshop
2001Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest ActressThe Big PictureRobyn MooreGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2001Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Independent Film:Drawn
Audience Choice Award: Most Popular Film
Irving Hand ProphecySquare Eyed FilmsCasting support from The Actors Workshop
2001Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest ActorIrving Hand ProphecyRob JenkinsGraduate of The Actors Workshop
2000Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Director
Best Overall Film
VingancaDarcy YuilleCast by The Actors Workshop
2000Queensland New Filmmakers AwardsBest Actor NomineeVingancaMungo McKayTrainer at The Actors Workshop
2000Courier Mail What's On Film FestivalBest FilmLucky DayLuke MayzeCast by The Actors Workshop
Please contact the office if you know of any accolades absent from this list.