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NZCS Awards 2017 winner list

Cinematographer of the year

NZCS Trophy

Stuart Dryburgh NZCS ASC

The Great Wall

Al Guilford Emerging Cinematographer Award

NZCS Plaque, $2000 grant towards
career development

Nina Wells

Auckward Love Season 2 Episode 4

Turtz Award for contribution to cinematography

NZCS Plaque Brenden Holster, 1st AC


NZCS Accreditation

Accreditation Certificate

Crighton Bone NZCS

Accreditation Certificate

Kieran Fowler NZCS

Accreditation Certificate

Callan Green NZCS


Student films


David Melin

By the Sea


Jared James



Michael Miller



Danielle Sciascia

Maximillian The Great


Justin Rypma

The Loveliest Flower

Experimental and installation

Gold Kieran Fowler NZCS Rob Mills Architecture

Dale Bremner

Cave Hill

Dale Bremner

Lush Puppies

Music videos


Hamish Pattison

Fraser Ross: In the Rain


Dale Bremner


Silver Kieran Fowler NZCS

Broadhurst: Bones


Kirk Pflaum

ASKE ft Ed Waaka: Found

Kieran Fowler NZCS

Bliss n Eso: Believe

Dale Bremner


News and current affairs


Phil Johnson

Malcom Rewa: To Catch A Killer


Arthur Rasmussen

Ruka's War
Silver Grant Findlay
Newshub Live at 6pm: Lost Gypsy
Bronze Phil Johnson Private Business, Public Failure Episode 6: Another Way
Bronze Martin Anderson Kaikohe
Bronze Braden Fastier
Nelson Mail Printing Press

Specialised Cinematography

Silver Renaud Maire Shortland Street Interactive Promo
Gold Kina Scollay
Our Big Blue Backyard 2: White Island

Magazine, lifestyle and reality

Gold Bevan Crothers The Hard Stuff: Screenagers
Silver Greg Parker Neighbourhood: Whangarei
Bronze Bevan Crothers Te Radar's Chequered Past: The Burgess Gang
Bronze Tim Flower Aupito: The High Chief

Corporate and educational

Silver Dale Bremner Telstra Classified Episode 1
Bronze Rob Marsh Tiger Beer: Wok of Art
Bronze Clayton Carpinter
Lion Breweries

Short films

Gold Dale Bremner Baby Boy
Gold Dale Bremner Love Road
Gold Andrew McGeorge Do No Harm
Silver Martyn Williams The World In Your Window
Silver Mark Lapwood ACS The Coffin Club
Bronze Renaud Maire Lani's Space


Gold Mike Kelland Pecking Order
Silver Kirk Pflaum Farang
Bronze Bevan Crothers AWA: Born This Way

Dramatised documentaries

Gold Dave Cameron NZCS ACS Pike River
Gold John Cavill Making of the Mob: Chicago
Bronze David Paul NZCS Doubt: The Scott Watson Case


Gold Lachlan Milne ACS NZTA: Legend
Silver Lachlan Milne ACS TAC: Consequences
Silver Martyn Williams Ladbrokes
Bronze Lachlan Milne ACS  Beats By Dre: The Game Starts Here
Bronze John Toon NZCS ACS Vinomofo: Decide
Bronze Crighton Bone NZCS CBA


Gold Thomas Burstyn NZCS CSC FRSA Hell on Wheels Season 5 Episode 10: 61 Degrees
Gold Aaron Morton NZCS Orphan Black: From Dancing Mice to Psychopaths
Gold Aaron Morton NZCS  American Gods: A Murder of Gods
Silver Aaron Morton NZCS  Black Mirror: Playtest
Bronze David Paul NZCS Hillary Episode 3
Bronze Nina Wells Auckward Love Season 2 Episode 4


Gold Ginny Loane Jean
Silver David Paul NZCS Why Does Love: Dance Exponents
Silver Dave Cameron NZCS ACS Resolve
Bronze D J Stipsen Bombshell


Gold Crighton Bone NZCS Pork Pie
Gold Stuart Dryburgh NZCS ASC The Great Wall
Gold Leon Narbey NZCS One Thousand Ropes
Silver Aaron Morton NZCS 6 Days
Bronze Lachlan Milne ACS Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Bronze Kieran Fowler NZCS Skinford

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