2012 Prizes

Lucky Film Festival 2012 Awards:

RODE Video mic Pro sponsored by our friends at RODE Microphones

$100 gift voucher from Metro Screen

Double Pass from Dendy Cinema’s

More prizes tbc soon


Luckiest Film
Luckiest Actor
Luckiest Director
Luckiest Cinematography
Luckiest Sound Design

Judging Panel for Lucky Film Festival

Monica Davidson:

Monica has been making documentaries since 1989, when she directed her short film Conformity, and has been a producer since 1994. Through her company Twoshotmedia she specialises in doco-style work for the community, NGO and government sector. Her clients include the NSW ICAC, Autism Spectrum Australia and Learning + Teaching Scotland. Monica also makes her own docos and shorts through Girlhouse Films, including the film Lesbians on the Loose, which debuted at Melbourne Queer Film Festival in 2007. Girlhouse has several docos on the slate, including the feature documentary Handbag. Monica is a regular guest lecturer on the business of creativity at AFTRS and NIDA, and wrote the book Freelancing For Australians for Dummies. She is the proud mum of three daughters, a lover of pink champagne, and a devotee of the gentle art of pub karaoke.

Ben Winspear

Ben is a NIDA trained actor who has worked extensively as both director and actor with most of Australia’s major theatre companies, including Melbourne and Sydney Theatre Companies, Griffin, Malthouse, QTC, Belvoir St, Bell Shakespeare, and Force Majeure. He received a Helpmann award for his Role in Belvoir’s Baghdad Wedding, and has just finished shooting Underbelly Badness for Screentime and Channel 9.

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