The only NZ selection in the Australasian programme at the inaugural Webfest Montreal, Justin Harwood’s High Road took out two gongs over the weekend.
In the Oceania category, High Road won the Best Production gong. In the International category, the series took the Best Directing Drama award.
Fadia Abboud’s I Luv U But…, funded by Screen Australia, took the Best Script gong among the Oceania competitors.
Also selected in the Oceania programme were Aussie productions Low Life, Noir House and Starting From Now.
Last week High Road was selected for July’s Melbourne Web Fest, where it will again compete with I Luv U But…, Noir House and Starting From Now.
Webfest Montreal ran 15 – 16 May.