The third Joy House Film Festival was on Sunday the 13th September 2015.
All the guests were delighted to receive a free showbag full of goodies on
arrival. A great variety of films were selected in the programme.
(They included animation, chick flick, stopmotion animation, drama,
documentary, comedy, music video) with the main theme of JOY & diversity.
The best 15 short films were selected out of 96 entries. The judges included
The Mayor and renowned actress Menik Gooneratne.
THE WINNERS LIST
The Present (animation) won this year’s Media Super’s Best Short Film.
Directors Jacob Frey .Writers Jacob Frey, Fabio Coala
Producers Anna Matacz, Jacob Frey) Germany
BENDIGO BANK’S BEST YOUTH FILM winner went to Marriage Equality
AUS (YOUTH entry- animation. Written / Directed / Produced and narrated
by Josh Lorschy)
BENDIGO BANK’S BEST SCHOOL KIDS’ WORKSHOP – claymation went to
The Perfect Pasta. (Written, Produced and Directed by Scott Petersen)
HOYTS PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD winner was Silence is Golden.
(Writer / Director / Producer: Katharine Rogers) Australia.
NORTH SHORE DRAMA’S BEST DIVERSITY was Game On
(Written, Directed and Produced by Jennie Crystle) US
- Top Delight (Written, Directed and Produced by Hayley Warnock) Aus
2. Game On (Written, Directed and Produced by Jennie Crystle) US
3. Oh Whale (Director & Writer: Joana Locher. Producer Gerd Gockell) Switzerland
4. Clean Restart (Writer & Director: Liliana Braumberger. Producer: Libby Porter) Australia
5. A Joyful Dream (claymation) – Children’s workshop entry. (Produced by James and Sophia Wong.
Written & Directed by Sophia Wong) Australia.
6. Paths We Walk (documentary) – (Directors & Producers: Scott Granville, Ben Woollen. Writer: Scott Granville) New Zealand.
7. Aunt Marulan (animation) (Director / Writer / Producer: Michelle Lia) Australia.
8. Mop Head (Producer & Director: David Gannon. Writers: Carl J. Sorheim with David Gannon, Nathan Strauss and Troy Larkin) Australia.
9. The Perfect Pasta. SCHOOL KIDS’ WORKSHOP – claymation. (Written, Produced and Directed by Scott Petersen
10. Flowers. (Director and Writer: Sabina Sattar. Producer: Sabina Sattar & Monika Kocian) U.K.
11. Homeless Joe (stop motion animation) Writer / Producer / Director: Linda Niksic) Australia
13. Marriage Equality AUS (YOUTH entry- animation. Written / Directed / Produced and narrated by Josh Lorschy)
14. Silence is Golden. (Writer / Director / Producer: Katharine Rogers) Australia.
15. Future Dreamer (Music Video) (Director / Writer / Producer – Kaya Finlayson) Australia.
16. Dad in Mum (French Short Film with subtitles) (Writer / Producer / Director: Fabrice Bracq) France.
17. The Present (animation) Directors Jacob Frey .Writers Jacob Frey, Fabio Coala Producers Anna Matacz, Jacob Frey) Germany
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO CAME & to our sponsors.