Red Dog Dominates Jameson IF Awards

A commercial success and now a critical one, Red Dog dominated proceedings at the Jameson IF Awards last night, picking up seven gongs across all major categories; Best Box Office Achievement, Best Cinematography (Geoff Hall), Best Script (Daniel Taplitz) Best Direction (Kriv Stenders), Best Actor (Josh Lucas) and the coveted Best Feature Film. Elsewhere, Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton continue their transformation into minor deities with the much loved critics named IF Award Living Legends. Check out the full list of winners below…

SAE Institute IF Award for Best Music Video
Magic by Olivia Newton-John and WACCI
Director: Dan Murphy
Producer: WACCI

Hackett Films IF Award for Best Short Documentary
Umoja: No Men Allowed
Director: Elizabeth Tadic
Producer: Elizabeth Tadic & Selene Alcock

South Australian Film Corporation IF Award for Best Sound
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole
Wayne Pashley, Polly McKimm, Derryn Pasquill, Fabian Sanjurjo

Holding Redlich IF Award for Best Short Film
Whenthe Wind Changes
Director: Alethea Jones
Producers: Richard Davies & Veeran Naran

IF Award for Best Script
Red Dog
Daniel Taplitz

IF Award for Best Short Animation
The Missing Key
Director: Jonathan Nix
Producer: Anna McFarlane & Garth Nix

The Out of the Box IF Award
Anna McGahan

AFTRS IF Award for Rising Talent
Anthony Maras

Dyson IF Award for Best Production Design
Oranges and Sunshine
Melinda Doring

IF Award for Best Film Festival
Dungog Film Festival

IF Award for Best Music
Red Dog
Cezary Skubiszewski

IF Award for Best Documentary
I Am Eleven
Director/Producer: Genevieve Bailey

Docklands Studios Melbourne IF Award for Contribution to Television
Rachel Perkins

Event Cinemas IF Award for Best Box Office Achievement
Red Dog

National Film & Sound Archive Independent Spirit IF Award
Mad Bastards Director: Brendan Fletcher
Producers ; David Jowsey, Alan Pigram, Stephen Pigram & Brendan Fletcher

IF Award for Best Cinematography
Red Dog
Geoff Hall

Avid IF Award for Best Editing
Face to Face
Veronika Jenet

Dinosaur Designs IF Award for Best Actress
Emily Watson
Oranges and Sunshine

Jameson Living Legend IF Award
Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton

IF Award for Best Actor
Josh Lucas
Red Dog

IF Award for Best Direction
Red Dog
Kriv Stenders

Showtime IF Award for Best Feature Film
Red Dog
Director: Kriv Stenders
Producer: Nelson Woss & Julie Ryan