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Still from "Deeper Than Yesterday" by Ariel Kleiman

Still from "Deeper Than Yesterday" by Ariel Kleiman

SOUND AWARDS

2016 Australian Screen Sound Guild Awards, Best Achievement in Sound in a Short Film for "Lorne". 

2010 Australian Screen Sound Guild Awards, Best Achievement in Sound in an Animated Film or Program for "The Lost Thing".    

2010 Anima Mundi Film Festival (Brazil), Soundtrack of the Year for "The Lost Thing"

2009 Australian Screen Sound Guild Awards, Best Achievement in Sound in a Short Film for "The Distance Between".

2008 Australian Screen Sound Guild Awards, Best Achievement in Sound in an Animated Film or Program for "Monkeynaut".

 

SOUND NOMINATIONS

2011 Australian Screen Sound Awards, Nomination for Best Achievement in Sound in an Animated Film or Program for "The Tortoise"

2011 Australian Screen Sound Guild Awards, Nominated for Best Achievement in Sound for a Television Commercial or Program for "What's on Your Mind?" (Traffic Accident Commission).

2011 St Kilda Film Festival, Nominated for Best Achievement in Sound for "Deeper Than Yesterday".

2010 Australian Screen Sound Guild Awards, Nominated for Best Achievement in Sound in a Short Film for "Deeper Than Yesterday".  

2009 Desktop Create Awards, Nominated for Best Design for Post-Production (multi-discipline) for "The Distance Between".

 

FESTIVAL AWARDS (For films produced by John Kassab)

2014 Byron Bay International Film Festival: Best Documentary

2014 Cinema Eye Honors Award, Nominated for Outstanding Debut Feature Film and Outstanding achievement in Cinematography for "12 O'clock Boys"

2013 SXSW, Nominated for Competition Award (Documentary Feature) for '12 O'clock Boys.

2013 Chicago International Film Festival, Nominated for Audience Choice Award for "12 O'clock Boys".

2013 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, Won Emerging Artist Awards and Nominated for International Documentary Prize for "12 O'clock Boys"

2013 Milwaukee Film Festival, Honorable Mention and Best Film Nomination for "12 O'clock Boys"

2013 Philadelphia Film Festival, Honorable Mention for "12 O'clock Boys"

2013 Vimeo Staff Pick for "The End".

2012 HollyShorts Film Festival, USA, Best SciFi for "The End".

2012 Lucerne International Film Festival, Switzerland, Award of Merit for "The End"

2012 Vimeo Awards, Semi Finalist: Best Fashion Film for 'Full Circle'

2012 Vimeo Staff Pick for "Full Circle"

2012 The Taste Awards, Finalist, Best Fashion or Design (Web Program or Video) for 'Full Circle'

 

GRANTS

2010 Ian Potter Foundation, Cultural Trust Grant to study advanced Film Sound techniques at Fox Studios, Los Angeles, USA.  

2009 Churchill Memorial Trust, Winston Churchill Fellowship to research innovation in Film Sound in London, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Wellington.  

2006 South Australian Film Corporation, Sound Post Production Attachment.