2019 WGSA Muse Awards Winners & Finalists

Feature Film (Unproduced)

DR AVRIL KINSEY (WINNER)

THE WILD COAST

HANNEKE SCHUTTE

THE POEM

STEVEN PILLEMER

COURTING ANATHI

Feature Film (Produced)

CHRISTIAAN OLWAGEN AND
CHARL-JOHAN LINGENFELDER

KANARIE

LOUIS PRETORIUS

DIE RUIMTE TUSSEN NIKS

SEAN DRUMMOND (WINNER)

FIVE FINGERS FOR MARSEILLES

Short Film (Unproduced)

SEAN DRUMMOND (WINNER)

FIVE FINGERS FOR MARSEILLES

SHIVANA NAIDOO (WINNER)

THE PALACE FOR LOST DAUGHTERS

STEVEN PILLEMER

GIRL IN THE CELLAR

Short Film (Produced)

ANIL POLTON

THE SOUTHERN CROSS

BONGI NDABA

MIRACLE

SEAN DRUMMOND (WINNER)

APOCALYPSE NOW NOW

Television Drama (Unproduced)

CAYLYNNE KING

GODS AND MONSTERS

MLUNGISI MHLANGA

P.I. GIBSON

STEPHEN NAGEL (WINNER)

WORLD WITHOUT END

Television Drama (Produced)

NICOLA HANEKOM

DWAALSTER S1 E10 BLOEDMAAN

LOUIS PRETORIUS

DIE BOLAND MOORDE S2 E5

LOUIS PRETORIUS (WINNER)

FYNSKRIF S1 E4

Television Comedy/Sitcom

MLUNGISI MHLANGA (WINNER)

THE SUNNY SIDE OF LADYSMITH

RICHARD NOSWORTHY AND
JÜRGEN HELLBERG

CROSSROADS

STEPHEN NAGEL AND DEAN RAVELL

FRESH FACE SOCIETY

Documetary

CATHERINE MEYBURGH (WINNER)

DYING FOR GOLD

ENVER SAMUEL

SOMEONE TO BLAME

SUSAN SCOTT

STROOP

Animation

CATE WOOD HUNTER

THE TRANSMOGRIFICATION OF ST. BUNNYCRISP

DORETTE NEL (WINNER)

RUBY & ROACH

PETER GOLDSMID

FESITO GOES TO MARKET

Gauteng Top Writers (Sponsored by the Gauteng Film Commission)

CHRISTIAN MYNHARDT

THUNDER

STEVEN PILLEMER

COURTING ANATHI

SUSAN SCOTT (WINNER)

STROOP

Best Emerging Screenwriters (Sponsored by the Paul Ian Johnson Foundation)

DEAN RAVELL AND STEPHEN NAGEL

DAY ZERO

SHIVANA NAIDOO (WINNER)

THE PALACE FOR LOST DAUGHTERS

STEPHEN NAGEL

WORLD WITHOUT END

Remembering WGSA Members

THANDI BREWER (1962-2019)

FORMER WGSA CHAIRPERSON

CLINTON MARIUS (1966-2020)

FORMER WGSA MEMBER

PAUL IAN JOHNSON (1968-2016)

PAUL IAN JOHNSON FOUNDATION: EMERGING WRITER CATEGORY LAUNCH

Previous Winners

A trip down memory lane or just curious about previous winners and finalists?

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2015

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