Video Junkee 2017 Awards

Theo and Nathan Saidden

The inaugural Video Junkee – a festival for creators and lovers of video took place on Friday 28 and Saturday 29 July, 2017 at Sydney’s Carriageworks.

On Friday evening three awards were awarded by the 2017 Creative Committee and presented by the duo Kristina Ross and Vanessa Buckley (from the Junkee Original Series Life Lessons) for outstanding achievements by a content creator or team in an online video or series.


THE VIDEO JUNKEE 2017 AWARDS

The Newcomer Award celebrates and recognises the outstanding work of an emerging Australian video content creator or team for an online video or series.

The Nominees:
JASPER WHINCOP for The Auditions, Season 2: Episode 3
MAD KIDS for Mature Age Student
JONATHAN WILHELMSSON for Waltzing Tilda

The Winner:
JONATHAN WILHELMSSON for Waltzing Tilda

Newcomer Award - Waltzing Tilda
Jonathan Wilhelmsson and Raquel Linde accepting the award at Video Junkee 2017.

 

The Breakthrough Award celebrates and recognises the outstanding work of a talented Australian video content creator or team for an online video or series.

The Nominees:
TANYA HENNESSY for Tanya Hennessy
ALAN TSIBULYA for Alan Tsibulya
PIPPA MILLS, HELENA RUSE and ANDREW MILLS for The Leftovers

The Winner:
TANYA HENNESSY for Tanya Hennessy


Tanya Hennessy. Photo supplied.

 

The Video Junkee of the Year Award celebrates and recognises the outstanding work of an established Australian video content creator or team for an online video or series.

The Nominees:
BEN CRISP, BRENDON SKINNER, SIMON WILLIAMS and KIRSTY STARK for Goober
THEO AND NATHAN SAIDDEN for Superwog
HANNAH AND ELIZA REILLY for Growing Up Gracefully

The Winner:
THEO AND NATHAN SAIDDEN for Superwog

Theo and Nathan Saidden
Theo Saidden and Nathan Saidden accepting their award at Video Junkee 2017.