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Awards
 

 

[2024]

INPUT Africa Selection: Truth Be Told

No. 1 African Film Award: Ann Arbor - Film Festival (Loving in Between)

[2023]

SAFTA Nominee: Best Documentary Editing (Steinheist)

SAFTA Winner: Best TV Documentary (Senzo: Murder of a Soccer Star) 

SAFTA Nominee: Best TV Documentary (Steinheist)

Best Auteur Short Nominee: Pardino D'oro Swiss Life, Locarno (Loving In Between)

Filmmaker Jury Prize: Milano - Filmmakers Festival (Loving In Between)

[2022]

Recognised as part of the American Cinema Editors (ACE) International Partnership

SAFTA Winner: Best TV Documentary  (Devilsdorp) 

SAFTA Nominee: Best Documentary Editing (Devilsdorp)

SAFTA Nominee: Best Documentary Editing (Murder in Paris)

[2021]

Best Short: Vienna Shorts Film Festival - Oscar qualifying (Cause of Death)

Best Experimental Short, Audience Award: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival (Cause of Death)

The Eileen Maitland Award: Ann Arbor Film Festival (Cause of Death)

Best Editor and Best Experimental Short: Beirut Short Film Festival (Cause of Death)

Best Documentary: WRPN Women’s Int film festival, Festival Napoleon on Champs-Élysées, Africa Human Rights Festival, Impact Docs Award, Docs without Borders, Durban International Film Fesival, Jozi film Festival, Paris Film Awards (Murder in Paris)

[2020]

Jury Prize: Festival Des Cinemas Differents Et Experimentaux De Paris (Cause of Death)

Nominee: Golden Bear, Berlin Film Festival (Cause of Death)

Nominee: Off Limits Award, Annecy International Animated Film Festival (Cause of Death)

SAFTA Nominee: Best Youth Programme (MTV Shuga IRL Season 3)

[2019]

Best Documentary: Zanzibar Film Festival, Jozi Film Festival, Coalition of South Asian Film Festival (Someone to Blame)

INPUT Africa Selection: Someone to Blame

SAFTA Winner: Best Documentary Short (Someone to Blame)

[2018]

SAFTA Nominee: Best Current Affairs (Life Esidemeni)

SAFTA Winner: Best Youth Programme (MTV Shuga IRL Season 2)

[2016]

SAFTA Nominee: Documentary Short editor (Indians Can’t Fly)

SAFTA Winner: Best Documentary Short (Indians Can’t Fly)

[2015]

SAFTA Winner: Drama editing (End Game)

Best Short: Slamdance Fusion Doc Challenge, NYC (I am Juli)

[2014]

Best Documentary Short: California International Film Festival (Hyena Boys)

Best Post Graduate Student: Film & TV division, Wits University

Best Short Film: Independent Mzansi Short Film Festival (iBhokwe)

[2013]

South African Editors Guild (S.A.G.E.) acronym for distinguished editors

ATKV Feather award (Tibbie Steyn), ATKV nomination (Emily Hobhouse)

[2011]

SAFTA winner: Best documentary editor (Fish Out of Water)

[2009]

South African Academy for Science and Art: Medal of Honour (The Heart is Beautiful)

[2007]

Selected director for the Encounters Documentary Filmmaking Lab

[2005-2006]

Selected for the Berlin Talent Campus and Sithengi Talent Campus 

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