List of Categories 2013


Rialto Channel Best Film
NZOnAir Best Television Feature or Drama Series
Nikon Best Self-Funded Film
Flying Fish Best Director
Niche Cameras Best Cinematography
Mandy Best Editor
Villa Maria Best Actor
Villa Maria Best Actress
Mili Pictures Best Supporting Actor
Mili Pictures Best Supporting Actress
Apex Insurance Best Screenplay
APRA Best Score
APRA Best Sound
Regional Film Offices New Zealand Best Production Design
MAC Best Makeup Design
Rodney Wayne Best Costume Design
Images & Sound Best Visual Effects 
Letterboxd Best Poster Design


AUT Best Short Film
Allpress Best Short Film Actor
Allpress Best Short Film Actress
Event Cinemas Best Self-Funded Short Film
PLS Best Cinematography in a Short Film
NZ Herald Online Best Short Film Script
Media Design School Best Technical Contribution to a Short Film


Telecom Business Hubs Best Documentary
Canon Best Documentary Director
PLS Best Documentary Cinematography
Lotech Best Documentary Editor


  • Any New Zealand (or New Zealand co-production) that has had it's first paid public screening between September 30th 2012 and October 6th, 2013.
  • Or first public Broadcast performance on New Zealand television within 16 July 2012-October 6 2013, for the "NZ On Air Best Television Feature or Drama Series" Category only).

Please Read the FAQ page for a detailed explanation of the submission process.