Screen It 2016 Winners
Posted on: 09/11/2016
This year we had a record number of over 587 entries created by more than 2,521 filmmakers, animators and game designers across Australia!
Congratulations to all of the finalists and winners in this year's awards.
Amazing Mums (Winner)
St Anthony’s Primary School, VIC (Junior Live Action)
Have you ever wondered how your mum fits so much into a day? Well so has Sarah! Join her as she tries to figure out the mystery that is her mums schedule and how she could possibly fit so much into one day… she might just find out more than she bargained for!
My Brother’s Bedroom (Winner)
Table Cape Primary School, TAS (Junior Animation)
My brother’s bedroom door was always closed. I was never allowed into his bedroom. What was the mystery? I couldn’t stand it any longer and had to risk everything to have a look at what was behind his bedroom door.
The Black Hood Strikes (Winner)
The Essington School, NT (Middle Animation)
Priceless jewels were stolen from a rich family during their fancy ball. It's the BLACK HOOD!'. Only the local private investigator can get to the bottom of this terrible crime and find the black hood before he flees the country and it's too late. Will he stop him, will he survive, will he run out of fuel, who is the BLACK HOOD? So many questions, it's a mystery.
A Wilted Flower (Winner)
Blue Mountains Grammar School, NSW (Middle Live Action)
In a student-made, psychological and mental-health themed short film, a girl, followed by the dark side and thoughts of herself must overcome a presence in her life, or fail and succumb to it. A dark cloud can wilt any flower, but can this flower find the light again?
The Mysterious Mister E (Winner)
Tom Barham, Mansfield State High School QLD (Senior Animation)
Mister E is an enigmatic vigilante courier delivering packages that need to be hidden from an oppressive government, who monitor everything. But what will happen when the government catches on to Mister E’s mischievous movements? And what tricks does Mister E have up his sleeve to evade them?
Extrasensory Perception (Winner)
Tallulah Chong, St Mary’s, WA (Senior Live Action)
Extrasensory Perception is a film which takes audiences on an emotional journey of confusion, suspense and realization. It is a complex narrative featuring an engaging crime and characters bearing supernatural powers…
Day One (Winner)
Kingswood Primary School, VIC (Middle Videogame)
In 2017, tens of thousands of Australians will battle the greatest mystery of their lives ... high school. In 'Day One', your mission is to survive your first day of high school. You will need to find your seat in assembly, learn a new instrument, escape detention, sprint 100 metres, destroy a vending machine, and dodge rubbish bins to ultimately find your classroom.
The Adventures of the Lost Treasure (Winner)
Bailey Marr, Bialik College, VIC (Senior Videogame)
A choose your own adventure style game where you have to, you know, find treasure and stuff...and not die.
There were three Encouragement Awards for the Junior Videogame category in 2016:
The Mysterious Cannonball, Essex Heights Primary School, Mount Waverley, VIC
Basketball, Hallett Cove South Primary School, Hallett Cove, SA
The Mystery of Harold Holt, Mentone Grammar, Mentone, VIC
Junior (Foundation – Year 4) Animation
The Mystery of the Missing Sock; Mentone Grammar School; Mentone, VIC
My Brother’s Bedroom; Table Cape Primary School; Wynyard, TAS
Leaf Detective; Junction Park State School; Annerley, QLD
The Identity; Preston West Primary School; Preston, VIC
Junior (Foundation – Year 4) Live Action
The Mystery of the Missing Bunnies; Wooranna Park Primary School; Dandenong North, VIC
Amazing Mums; St Anthony’s Primary School; Noble Park, VIC
Screen It Mystery; Essex Heights Primary School; Mt Waverley, VIC
Random; Home School; South Murwillumbah, NSW
The Genie; Cabramatta Public School; Cabramatta, NSW
Middle (Year 5-8) Animation
Grandma’s Gift; Table Cape Primary School; Wynyard, TAS
Escape From the East; Ruby B; Leongatha, VIC
The Black Hood Strikes; The Essington School; Nightcliff, NT
Shadow Man; Doreen Primary School; Doreen, VIC
All Washed Up; Yarraville West Primary School; Yarraville, VIC
The Mystery of the Thylacine; Yarraville West Primary School; Yarraville, VIC
Middle (Year 5-8) Live Action
A Wilted Flower; Blue Mountains Grammar School; Wentworth Falls, NSW
The Professor; Ryan and James T (Home School); Berry, NSW
Dead End; Warracknabeal Secondary College; Warracknabeal, VIC
Take Two; Gleneagles Secondary College; Endeavour Hills, VIC
Flashes; Cecilia C; Yarraville, VIC
Ghosts; Greta L; Subiaco, WA
Middle (Year 5-8) Videogame
End of the Line; Stuart C; Aldgate, SA
Down to Earth; Mosman High School, Mosman, NSW
Day One; Kingswood Primary School; Dingley Village, VIC
Mots’ Mansion; Doreen Primary School; Doreen, VIC
Senior (Year 9-12) Animation
To Be Free; Canterbury College; Waterford, QLD
Soap Opera; North Sydney Girls’ High School; Crows Nest, NSW
The Escape; Alphington Grammar School; Alphington, VIC
Puddle; Narissa A; Mansfield, QLD
The Mysterious Mr E; Tom B; Mansfield, QLD
The Ballerina; Takin N; Doncaster, VIC
Senior (Year 9-12) Live Action
Mr Sandman; Mentone Girls’ Secondary College; Mentone, VIC
The Trouble With Time; Mazenod College; Perth, WA
The Shackles You Cannot See; St Mary’s Anglican Girls’ College; Karrinyup, WA
Extrasensory Perception; St Mary’s Anglican Girls’ College; Karrinyup, WA
Hunger; Bialik College; Hawthorn, VIC
Bumps; Kellyville High School; Kellyville, NSW
Senior (Year 9-12) Videogame
Dark Hours Forgotten Paths; Mansfield State High School; Mansfield, QLD
The Adventures of the Lost Treasure; Bialik College; Hawthorn, VIC
The Chilling Chase; Ursula Frayne Catholic College; Victoria Park, WA
Out of the Darkness; Endeavour College; Mawson Lakes, SA
A big thank you to everyone who participated in Screen It 2016. Stay tuned to our website and social media channels for the reveal of the 2017 theme!
The Mysterious Mister E