EXTREME MAKEOVER (short animation) 2007

Producer: Vicki Sugars

Writer/Director: Jonathon Daw

Animator: Jonathon Daw

Financed by: SAFC/AFC

Sold to: ABC TV


World Premiere: Annecy Animation Festival



Best Animation, St Kilda Short Film Festival, Melbourne

TOUCH (feature) 2014

Executive Producers: Kristian Moliere, Vicki Sugars

Producer: Julie Byrne

Writer/Director: Christopher Houghton

Financed by: SAFC’s FilmLab



World Premiere: Sydney Film Festival.



Best Editor, Manchester Film Festival, UK

MOUSTACHE (short comedy) 2004

Writer/Director/Producer: Vicki Sugars

Financed by: SAFC/AFC

Sold to: Canal+, ZDF, ARTE TV, MTV, ABC TV



World Premiere: Venice Film Festival

PAST MIDNIGHT (short drama) 2009

Producer: Scott McDonald

Writer/Director: Vicki Sugars

Financed by: SAFC



World Premiere: Adelaide Film Festival



Best Director, South Australian Screen Awards

Best Actress, South Australian Screen Awards



  • AWARDS (click to view)


    Best Film, Audience Award, Hamburg LGBT Film Festival. Germany

    Audience Award Winner, Palm Springs Short Film Festival, Colorado USA.

    Best Female Short, Pike’s Peak Lavender Film Festival, USA.

    Best Film Audience Award, Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival, Brazil

    Highly Commended Short Film, City of Melbourne, Queer Film Festival.

    Best Screenplay, Zoom Short Film Awards, Adelaide. Australia.

    Best First Film, Montecatini FilmVideo Awards, Italy.
    Best Foreign Film, Créteil International Film Festival, Paris, France.

    Best Screenplay, Sydney Queerscreen Film Festival.

    Best of the Festival, Fitzroy Shorts Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia.


Designed and wrote SA Road Safety

interactive educational program

Commissioned by: Country Health SA


A playwriting, filmmaking & social media

initiative for high schools in regional South Australia.


Financed by: Motor Accident Commission,

Country Arts SA and Country Health SA