ACCOLADES

 

 

 

 

 

 

short distance (2017)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2017 Film Festival of Columbus (Columbus, Ohio, USA)
In Competition - Best of Festival
2017 Action on Film International Film Festival (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA)
2017 MayDay Film Festival (Indiana, USA)

In Competition - Best Feature Film
2017 Lionshead Film Festival (Dallas, Texas, USA)
Honorable Mention - Best Romantic Drama
2017 Chichester International Film Festival (West Sussex, UK)
In Competition - Audience Award for Best Low Budget Independent Film
2017 Top Indie Film Awards (USA)
Nominee - Best Feature
Nominee - Best Cinematography - Filip Laureys
Nominee - Best Humor
2017 Trinity International Film Festival (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
WINNER - Jade Crystal Award for Best Feature Film
2017 Jerome Indie Film and Music Festival (Jerome, Arizona, USA)
WINNER - Best Feature Film - Nic Barker & Chris Gibson
2017 Screen Critix Awards (UK)
WINNER - Best Feature Film - Nic Barker & Chris Gibson
Nominee - Best Filmmaker of the Year - Nic Barker
2017 Lake Charles Film & Music Festival (Louisiana, USA)
2017 Melbourne Underground Film Festival (Melbourne, Victoria, AUS)

2017 Highway 61 Film Festival (Pine City, Minnesota, USA)
WINNER - Best Drama Feature - Nic Barker & Chris Gibson

 

 

 

 

THE TUG (2017)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2017 The Brightside Tavern Shorts Fest (Jersey City, New Jersey, USA)
Nominee - Best International Film
2017 Los Angeles Cinefest (Los Angeles, USA)
Semi-Finalist
2017 F3: Frankly Film Fest (Ohio, USA)
In Competition - Best Short Film
2017 Big Water Film Festival (Ashland, Wisconsin, USA)
In Competition - Best Short Short Film
2017 Roselle Park Short Film Festival (New Jersey, USA)
Nominee - Best Foreign Comedy
2017 Highway 61 Film Festival (Pine City, Minnesota, USA)
In Competition - Best Comedy Short
2017 Top Indie Film Awards (USA)
Nominee - Best Humor
2017 Southern Shorts Awards (USA)
WINNER - Award of Excellence in Screenwriting - Nic Barker
WINNER - Award of Merit in Acting - Chris Gibson
WINNER - Award of Merit in Acting - Hannah Thiesz
WINNER - Award of Merit in Cinematography - Filip Laureys
WINNER - Award of Merit in Direction - Nic Barker
WINNER - Award of Merit in Editing - Nic Barker
WINNER - Award of Merit in Music - Eugenio Nem
WINNER - Award of Merit in Producing - Nic Barker
WINNER - Award of Merit in Production Design
WINNER - Award of Merit in Sound Design - Brendan Muller
2017 Outlaw Film Festival (Missouri, USA)
2017 Barrie Film Festival (Barrie, Canada)

 

 

 

 

 

THE VISITANT (2016)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2017 Shepparton Shorts Film Festival (Shepparton, Victoria, AUS)
2017 Milledgeville Film Festival (Georgia, USA)
Nominee - Best Horror Short
2017 Hill Country Film Festival (Fredericksburg, Texas, USA)
2017 Nassau Film Festival (New Jersey, USA)

Semi-Finalist
2017 Snake Alley Festival of Film (Burlington, Iowa, USA)
2017 Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival (Palatine, Illinois, USA)
In Competition - Blue Glass Award for Best Narrative Short
2017 Sandford International Film Festival (Sandford, Maine, USA)
2017 Sydney Indie Film Festival (Sydney, NSW, AUS)

 

 

 

 

DEAD SHARKS (2015)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2016 Take Two Film Festival (New York City, USA)

WINNER - Manny Award for Outstanding Short Film
2016 Milledgeville Film Festival (Georgia, USA)
2016 Mammoth Lakes Film Festival (California, USA)
2016 Action on Film International Film Festival (California, USA)
2016 Ridgewood Guild Film Festival (New Jersey, USA)

In Competition - Best Short Subject
2016 New York City International Film Festival (New York City, USA)
2016 Plum Tuckered Film Festival (West Virginia, USA)

WINNER - Best Short Narrative
2016 Philadelphia Independent Film Festival (Pennsylvania, USA)
WINNER - Best Short Film
2016 Jerome Indie Film and Music Festival (Jerome, Arizona, USA)
In Competition - Best Short Narrative
2016 Sandbar International Film Awards (County Down, Northern Ireland)
2016 Snake Alley Festival of Film (Burlington, Iowa, USA)
Nominee - Best Foreign Short
2016 Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase (Fort Worth, Texas, USA)
Nominee - 'What's Love Got to Do With It?' Award
2016 Woods Hole Film Festival (Massachusetts, USA)
In Competition - Jury Prize for Best Narrative Short
In Competition - Audience Award for Best Short Drama
2016 The Accolade Competition (La Jolla, California, USA)
WINNER - Award of Merit for Short Film - Nic Barker
WINNER - Award of Merit for Direction - Nic Barker
WINNER - Award of Merit for Supporting Actress - Fiona Norman
2016 Below Five Zero Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
2016 Louisville's International Festival of Film (Louisville, Kentucky, USA)
2016 Village of Brewster Film Festival (Brewster, New York, USA)

2016 The Indie Gathering Film Festival (Hudson, Ohio, USA)
2nd Place - Best Short Romance Drama
2016 Top Indie Film Awards (USA)
WINNER - Best Short
WINNER - Best Director - Nic Barker
WINNER - Best Editing - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Writing - Fiona Norman, Hannah Vanderheide, Bryce Padovan, Taylor Hemsworth, Jackson Tozer, Skye Young, Robin Brown, Nic Barker, Christopher Kay.
2016 Down Under Berlin Film Festival (Berlin, Germany)
In Competition - Best Short Film
2016 Chautauqua International Film Festival (New York, USA)
2016 Cornwall Film Festival (Cornwall, UK)
Semi-Finalist
2016 Fort McMurray International Film Festival (Alberta, Canada)
2016 Noosa International Film Festival (Noosa, Queensland, AUS)

Nominee - Best Film by a Young Filmmaker
Nominee - Best Director - Nic Barker
2016 Melbourne Underground Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer
2016 Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival (Dublin, Ireland)
2016 Highway 61 Film Festival (Pine City, Minnesota, USA)
Nominee - Best Drama Short
2015 Maverick Movie Awards (Los Angeles, USA)
Nominee - Best Ensemble Cast
Nominee - Best Editing - Nic Barker
2016 Kiwi International Film Festival (New Zealand)
2016 Sydney Indie Film Festival (Sydney, NSW, AUS)

Nominee - Festival Award for Australian Short Film
2016 Sydney World Film Festival (Sydney, NSW, AUS)
In Competition - Australian Cinema Now Award
2016 The Sofies Short Film Awards (New Jersey, USA)
Nominee - Best Editing in a Narrative, Dramatic or Comedic Short Film - Nic Barker
2016 Blow-Up Film Festival (Chicago, USA)
Finalist
2016 Muscatine Independent Film Festival (Muscatine, Iowa, USA)
2016 Winchester Short Film Festival (Hampshire, UK)

Semi-Finalist
2016 Made in Melbourne Film Festival (Melbourne, Victoria, AUS)
2016 Big As Texas Short Film Festival (Texas, USA)

Nominee - Best Foreign Drama
2017 Flagler Film Festival (Flagler Beach, Florida, USA)
Nominee - Best Drama
Nominee - Best International Director
Nominee - Indie Auteur Award
In Competition - Audience Choice - Drama
2017 Windsor Independent Film Festival (California, USA)
2017 California Film Awards (California, USA)

Winner - Diamond Award for Short Film
2017 The Monkey Bread Tree Awards (UK)
Nominee - Winter Award for Best Cinematography - Nic Barker
Nominee - Winter Award for Best Editing - Nic Barker
2017 The Monthly Film Festival (USA)
Nominee - July Award for Film of the Month
Nominee - July Award for Actress of the Month - Fiona Norman
Nominee - July Award for Screenwriter of the Month - Fiona Norman, Hannah Vanderheide, Bryce Padovan, Taylor Hemsworth, Jackson Tozer, Skye Young, Robin Brown, Nic Barker, Christopher Kay.
Nominee - July Award for Editor of the Month - Nic Barker
Nominee - The Audience Award (July)

 

 

 

 


CAITY (2015)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2015 Lansell Square Short Film Competition (Victoria, AUS)

Top 8 Finalist
2015 Pav Reel Film Festival (Cork, Ireland)
2016 Eastern North Carolina Film Festival (North Carolina, USA)

 

 

 

 

TO HAVE AND WITHHOLD (2014)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2015 Hill Country Film Festival (Fredericksburg, Texas, USA)
2015 Snake Alley Festival of Film (Burlington, Iowa, USA)
2015 Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase (Fort Worth, Texas, USA)

Nominee - We're in this Together Award (Films depicting/examining a strong relationship)
2015 Smokey Night Film Fest (Illinois, USA)
Nominee - Jury Award for Best Directing - Nic Barker
Nominee - Jury Award for Best Actor - Jackson Tozer
Nominee - Jury Award for Best Supporting Actress - Gabrielle Savrone
Nominee - Jury Award for Editing - Nic Barker
Nominee - Jury Award for Sound Mixing - Mark Farrow
Nominee - Director's Choice Award for Best Directing - Nic Barker
Nominee - Director's Choice Award for Best Actress - Fiona Norman
2015 Middle Coast Film Festival (Bloomington, Indiana, USA)
2015 Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival (Palatine, Illinois, USA)
2015 Big As Texas Short Film Festival (Texas, USA)
2015 Film Festival of Columbus (Columbus, Ohio, USA)

2015 Melbourne Underground Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
Nominee - Best Short Film
Nominee - Best Actor in a Short Film - Jackson Tozer
Nominee - Best Supporting Actress in a Short Film - Fiona Norman
2015 Cinema Club (New York City, USA)
2015 The Sofies Short Film Awards (New Jersey, USA)
NomineeBest Writing in a Narrative, Dramatic or Comedic Short Film - Nic Barker & Jackson Tozer
2015 Maverick Movie Awards (Los Angeles, USA)
Nominee - Best Actor (Short) - Jackson Tozer
2015 Muscatine Independent Film Festival (Muscatine, Iowa, USA)
2015 Made in Melbourne Film Festival (Melbourne, 
Victoria, AUS) - Opening Night
In Competition - Best Film
2015 Sydney World Film Festival (Sydney, NSW, AUS)
In Competition - Australian Cinema Now Award
2016 Door County Short Film Festival (Sister Bay, Wisconsin, USA)
In Competition - Golden Coffee Mug for Best Film
2016 Bare Bones International Independent Film & Music Festival (Muskagee, Oklahoma, USA)
Nominee - Best Micro-Short Romance Drama - Nic Barker & Jackson Tozer
Nominee - Best Ensemble Cast in a Short Film - Jackson Tozer, Fiona Norman, Gabrielle Savrone
Nominee - Best Supporting Actress - Fiona Norman
Nominee - Best Supporting Actress - Gabrielle Savrone
2016 Milledgeville Film Festival (Georgia, USA)
2016 Eastern North Carolina Film Festival (North Carolina, USA)
2016 Gold Coast Film Festival SIPFest (Surfers Paradise, QLD, AUS)
2016 Southeastern International Film Festival (Nashville, Tennessee, USA)

Semi Finalist
2016 Newcastle National Video Festival (Newcastle, NSW, AUS)
In Competition - Best of Festival

 

 

 

 

NO ROAD (2014)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2015 Woods Hole Film Festival (Massachusetts, USA)

In Competition - Jury Prize for Best Narrative Short
In Competition - Audience Award for Best Short Drama
2015 Newcastle National Video Festival (Newcastle, NSW, AUS)
In Competition - Best of Festival
2016 Eastern North Carolina Film Festival (North Carolina, USA)

 

 

 

 

PINT (2013)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2014 Peninsula Short Film Festival (Victoria, AUS)
WINNER - Third Prize
WINNER - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer and Fiona Norman (tie)
Top 12 Finalist
2014 Connect Film Festival (January Edition) (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Golden Horse for Best Comedy
WINNER - Audience Award for Best Cinematography - Martin Gubbins
WINNER - Official Selection Certificate
In Competition - Best Film
2014 Siouxland Film Festival (Sioux City, Iowa, USA)
WINNER - Third Prize (National/International Category)
2014 Speechless Film Festival (Mankato, Minnesota, USA)
2014 Fort Myers Film Festival (Fort Myers, Florida, USA)
2014 Shepparton Shorts Film Festival (Shepparton, Victoria, AUS)

WINNER - Best New Filmmaker - Nic Barker
2014 Take Two Film Festival (New York City, USA)
2014 Worldfest Houston International Film Festival (Houston, Texas, USA)

WINNER - Gold Remi Award - Comedy (Original Shorts) - Nic Barker
2014 Big Easy International Film & Music Festival (New Orleans, Louisiana, USA)
In Competition - Best Comedy Short
2014 Milledgeville Film Festival (Milledgeville, Georgia, USA)
WINNER - Best Comedy Film
In Competition - Best Short Film
2014 Julien Dubuque International Film Festival (Dubuque, Iowa, USA)
2014 Hill Country Film Festival (Fredericksburg, Texas, USA)
2014 Catskill Mountains Film Festival (Delhi, New York, USA)
2014 Los Angeles New Wave International Film Festival (Los Angeles, USA)

WINNER - First Place (Short Film) - Nic Barker & Darius Family
WINNER - Best Directing (Short Film) - Nic Barker
WINNER - Best Editing (Short Film) - Robert Mitchell & Nic Barker
2014 The Accolade Competition (La Jolla, California, USA)
WINNER - Award of Merit for Short Film - Nic Barker & Darius Family
WINNER - Award of Merit for Leading Actor - Jackson Tozer
2014 Toronto International Film and Video Awards (Toronto, Canada)
Nominee - Best Short Film - Nic Barker
2014 Paterson Falls Film Festival (Paterson, New Jersey, USA)
2014 Comfy Shorts (Melbourne, AUS)

WINNER - Best Film (May)
WINNER - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer
WINNER - Best Film of 2014
2014 West Side Shorts (June Edition) (Melbourne, AUS)
2014 Oceanside International Film Festival (California, USA)
2014 Hyart Film Festival (Lovell, Wyoming, USA)

WINNER - Best Comedy
2014 We Like Em Short Film Festival (Baker City, Oregon, USA)
WINNER - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer
Nominee - Best Picture - Nic Barker & Darius Family
2014 Long Island International Film Expo (Long Island, New York, USA)
2014 SoCal Creative & Innovative Film Festival (Los Angeles, California, USA)

Nominee - Best Comedy - Nic Barker
2014 Southside Film Festival (Pennsylvania, USA)
2014 Warehouse Cinema Short Film Competition (Melbourne, Victoria, AUS)

WINNER - Best Film
2014 Intendence Film Festival (Olde Town Arvada, Colorado, USA)
WINNER - Jury Award for International Best Short (Young Filmmaker) 
WINNER - Audience Award for Best Short (Young Filmmaker)
In Competition - Jury Award for Best Short (Young Filmmaker)
2014 Jerome Indie Film and Music Festival (Jerome, Arizona, USA)
2014 Action on Film International Film Festival (California, USA)

Runner Up - Best 'Short' Short - Nic Barker and Darius Family
Nominee - Best Comedy Short - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Editing (Short) - Robert Mitchell and Nic Barker
2014 Columbia Gorge International Film Festival (Washington, USA)
2014 Art All Night Film Festival (Bordentown, New Jersey, USA)
2014 Deep Fried Film Festival (North Lanarkshire, Scotland)

Nominee - Best Comedy - Nic Barker
2014 Long Beach International Film Festival (California, USA)
2014 Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival (Palatine, Illinois, USA)
2014 International Low and No Budget Film Sharing Film Festival (Stuttgart, Germany)

WINNER - Official Selection Trophy
2014 The Indie Gathering Film Festival (Hudson, Ohio, USA)
WINNER - Indie Gathering Award for Best Comedy Short
2014 Cinema Club (New York City, USA)
2014 Massachusetts Independent Film Festival (Somerville, Massachusetts, USA)
2014 Burbank International Film Festival (Burbank, California, USA)
2014 Films in Tompkins (New York City, USA)
2014 Theatre Nuevo - August Screening (Melbourne, AUS)
2014 Tacoma Film Festival (Tacoma, Washington, USA)
2014 South Dakota Film Festival (South Dakota, USA)
2014 Melbourne Underground Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)

RUNNER-UP - Best Short Film
WINNER - Best Director (Short Film) - Nic Barker (also for The Mane Man)
2014 Muscatine Independent Film Festival (Muscatine, Iowa, USA)
Nominee - Viewer's Choice - Best Short Film
Nominee - Best Student Short Film
2014 Boardwalk Republic Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
2014 Minneapolis Underground Film Festival (Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA)
2014 SoCal Film Festival (Huntington, California, USA)
2014 Northampton International Film Festival (Massachusetts, USA)

In Competition - Jury Award - Best Short Film
In Competition - Audience Award - Best Short Film
2014 Moab International Film Festival (Moab, Utah, USA)
Nominee - Best Narrative Short
2014 International Film Festival of Cinematic Arts (Los Angeles, California, USA)
2014 Highway 61 Film Festival (Pine City, Minnesota, USA)

Nominee - Best Comedy Short
2014 Maverick Movie Awards (Los Angeles, USA)
WINNER - Best Actor (Short) - Jackson Tozer
Nominee - Best Picture (Short) - Darius Family and Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Director (Short) - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Screenplay (Short) - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Cinematography (Short) - Martin Gubbins
Nominee - Best Editing (Short) - Robert Mitchell and Nic Barker
2014 Conway Film Festival (Conway, Arkansas, USA)
WINNER - Best Screenplay - Nic Barker
WINNER - Best Production Design - Casey Cleaver
2014 The Sofies Short Film Awards (New Jersey, USA)
Nominee - Best Comedic Short Film - Nic Barker & Darius Family
2014 Newcastle National Video Festival (Newcastle, NSW, AUS)
WINNER - Best of Festival
WINNER - Audience Choice Award
WINNER - Best Comedy
WINNER - Best Editing - Robert Mitchell and Nic Barker
2014 Route 66 International Film Festival (Springfield, Illinois, USA)
WINNER - Film of Merit
In Competition - Best Comedy
2014 Made in Melbourne Film Festival (Melbourne, Victoria, AUS) - Opening Night
WINNER - Best Film
2014 Laughing Devil Short Film Fest (New York City, USA)
2014 California Film Awards (California, USA)

WINNER - Gold Award (Short Film Competition) 
2015 Red Hot Shorts (Melbourne International Comedy Festival) (Melbourne, AUS)
2015 HA! Fest International Comedy Film Festival (Chico, California, USA)
2015 Gwinnett Center International Film Festival (Duluth, Georgia, USA)

Nominee - Best Male Actor in a Short Film - Jackson Tozer
2015 Austin Comedy Short Film Festival (Austin, Texas, USA)
WINNER - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer
Nominee - Best Music - Zac Corrie
In Competition - Audience Award for Best Film
2015 Windsor Independent Film Festival (California, USA)
WINNER - Best of Fest
2015 Geek Out Film Fest (Illinois, USA)
Nominee - Director's Pick for Best Short Film
Nominee - Best Director - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer
2015 Red Dirt International Film Festival (Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA)
Nominee - Best Comedy
2015 Big As Texas Short Film Festival (Texas, USA)
WINNER - Best Foreign Comedy
Nominee - Best Actor - Jackson Tozer

 

 

 

 

 

 

WORTH (2013)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2013 Jerome Indie Film and Music Festival (Jerome, Arizona, USA)
In Competition - Jury Prize for Best Narrative Short
In Competition - Jury Prize for Best Horror/Thriller Short
2013 Intendence Film Festival (Olde Town Arvada, Colorado, USA)
WINNER - Jury Award for Best Short (Young Filmmaker) - Nic Barker
In Competition - Audience Award for Best Short (Young Filmmaker) - Nic Barker
2013 West Side Shorts - July Selection (Melbourne, AUS)
2013 We Like 'Em Short Film Festival (Baker City, Oregon, USA)

In Competition - Audience Award for Best Film
2013 The Indie Gathering Film Festival (Hudson, Ohio, USA)
3rd Place - Indie Gathering Award for Best Suspense/Thriller Short
2013 The Accolade Competition (La Jolla, California, USA)
WINNER - Award of Merit for Short Film - Nic Barker
2013 Indie Spirit Film Festival (Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA)
2013 Melbourne Underground Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)

In Competition - Best Short Film
2013 Comfy Shorts - August Selection (Melbourne, AUS)
2013 Northwest Ohio Independent Film Festival (Lima, Ohio, USA)

Nominee - Outstanding Short Film - Nic Barker & Patrick Waring
Nominee - Audience Award
Nominee - Outstanding Direction - Nic Barker
Nominee - Outstanding Screenplay - Jerod Brennen, Nic Barker, Patrick Waring, J.William Blakley
Nominee - Outstanding Actor (Short) - John McCullough
Nominee - Outstanding Actress (Short) - Calista Fooks
Nominee - Outstanding Cinematography - J. William Blakley
Nominee - Outstanding Editing - Robert Mitchell & Nic Barker
Nominee - Outstanding Score - Zac Corrie
2013 Louisville's International Festival of Film (Louisville, Kentucky, USA)
In Competition - Best Short Film - Nic Barker
2013 Silent River Film Festival (Irvine, California, USA)
WINNER - River Recognition Certificate - Short Film
2013 The Other Venice Film Festival (Venice, California, USA)
2013 International Film Festival of Cinematic Arts (Los Angeles, California, USA)
2013 Sandfly Film Festival (Jervis Bay, NSW, AUS)

Nominee - Best Australian Short Film - Nic Barker & Patrick Waring
2013 Rumschpringe International Short Film Festival (Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA)
In Competition - Best Drama
2013 Red Dirt International Film Festival (Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA)
2013 Route 66 International Film Festival (Springfield, Illinois, USA)

In Competition - Best Short Film
WINNER - Film of Merit
2013 Poppy Jasper Film Festival (Morgan Hill, California, USA)
2013 Williamsburg Independent Film Festival (New York, USA)
2013 Made in Melbourne Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)

In Competition - Bonus Best Film
2014 Bare Bones International Independent Film & Music Festival (Muskagee, Oklahoma, USA)
Nominee - Best Thriller Short - Nic Barker & Patrick Waring
Nominee - Best Ensemble Cast in a Short Film
2014 Canada International Film Festival (Vancouver, Canada)
WINNER - Royal Reel Award (Short Film Competition) - Nic Barker & Patrick Waring
2014 Seattle True Independent Film Festival (Seattle, USA)
2015 The Sofies Short Film Awards (New Jersey, USA)
Nominee - Best Short Film from the Vault - Nic Barker and Patrick Waring.

THE MANE MAN (2014)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2014 Melbourne Underground Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Best Actor (Short Film) - Michael Taylor, Seamus Ryan, Peter Flaherty
WINNER - Best Screenplay (Short Film) - Michael Taylor & Seamus Ryan
WINNER - Best Director (Short Film) - Nic Barker (also for Pint)
In Competition - Best Short Film
2015 Siouxland Film Festival (Sioux City, Iowa, USA)

EXES (2014)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2014 Connect Film Festival (February Edition) (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Golden Horse for Best Comedy
WINNER - Official Selection Certificate

HYPOTHETICAL (2013)

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2014 Houston Comedy Film Festival (Houston, Texas, USA)
WINNER - Best Micro-Short Film
2014 We Like Em Short Film Festival (Baker City, Oregon, USA)
2015 Comfy Shorts (Melbourne, AUS)

MODERN INTRUDER (2013) 

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2013 Comfy Shorts - October Selection (Melbourne, AUS) 
2013 Comfy Shorts (Melbourne, AUS)

WINNER - Best Film of 2013
WINNER - Best Film (October)
WINNER - Best Actor (October) - Jackson Tozer
2013 The Accolade Competition (LaJolla, California, USA)
WINNER - Award of Merit for Short Film
2013 West Side Shorts - December Selection (Melbourne, AUS)
2014 Peninsula Short Film Festival (Victoria, AUS)

Top 12 Finalist
2015 Moab International Film Festival (Moab, Utah, USA)
Nominee - Best Narrative Short
2015 Newcastle National Video Festival (Newcastle, NSW, AUS)
In Competition - Best of Festival
2nd Prize - Best Comedy

TOGETHER, SURVIVING (2013) 

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2013 Canberra Short Film Festival (Canberra, AUS)
2013 Canberra Short Film Festival
Top 8 Finalist - Documentary Category
Runner Up - Best Documentary - Kevin He & Nic Barker
2013 Reel Health Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Youth Award - Kevin He & Nic Barker
2013 Newcastle National Video Festival (Newcastle, NSW, AUS)
WINNER - Best Documentary - Kevin He & Nic Barker
WINNER - Best Sound  

ALBERT & JULIET (2012) 

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2012 Northwest Ohio Independent Film Festival (Lima, Ohio, USA)

Nominee - Outstanding Actress - Enya Daly
2012 Melbourne International Movie Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Bronze Cineman for Best Photoplay
Nominee - Golden Cineman for Best Film
2012 We Like 'Em Short Film Festival (Baker City, Oregon, USA) 
In Competition - Audience Award for Best Film
Nominee - Best Actress - Enya Daly
2012 Canberra Short Film Festival (Canberra, AUS)
Top 10 Selection - Open National
Nominee - Best Film
Nominee - Best Director - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Script - Nic Barker
Nominee - Best Sound Design - Patrick Waring
2012 Louisville's International Festival of Film (Louisville, Kentucky, USA)
Nominee - Best Short
2012 Blue Mountains Film Festival (New South Wales, AUS)
2013 Colortape International Film Festival (Brisbane, AUS)

Nominee - Best Director - Nic Barker
Top 32 Films of the Festival

 

DON'T THINK OF ME AS A VILLAIN (2009) 

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2010 Boroondara Youth Short Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Festival Prize for Best Drama
2009 VCAA Top Screen (Melbourne, AUS)
Top 30

SHALLOW (2008) 

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2009 Boroondara Youth Short Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
WINNER - Festival Prize - Special Achievement Award

JOSH TAYLOR (2007) 

OFFICIAL SELECTION
2007 ThirdTake Short Film Festival (Melbourne, AUS)
Nominee - Best Director u17
Nominee - Fourthtake Award