Everytown Downunder has won a number of prestigious Awards of Merit at the Accolade Global Film Competition:

• Award of Merit: Documentary Feature
• Award of Merit: Documentary Program/Series
• Award of Merit: Children/Family Programming
• Award of Merit: Religion/Ethics
• Award of Merit: Tourism/Travel
• Award of Merit: Christian

“We are blown away for by the recognition we have received at the Accolade Awards”, says Richard Attieh, the Executive Producer. “When we started this project, we didn’t have enough money to complete filming, so we to it being recognised on the world stage is a great achievement for the team.”

The Accolade recognises film, television, videography and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change.

Entries are judged by highly qualified professionals in the film and television industry. Information about the Accolade and a list of recent winners can be found at www.accoladecompetition.org.

In winning an Accolade, the producers at Pineapple Media Australia join the ranks of other high-profile winners of this internationally respected award including the Oscar winning production of The Lady in Number Six by Malcolm Clarke, the very talented Dave Bossert of Disney for his short documentary, The Tunes Behind The Toons, Hollywood industry veteran Ron Howard for When You Find Me and Highwire Films Australia for their popular ABC TV series twentysomething.

Rick Prickett, who chairs The Accolade Global Film Competition, had this to say about the latest winners, “The Accolade is not an easy award to win. Entries are received from around the world from powerhouse companies to remarkable new talent. The Accolade helps set the standard for craft and creativity. The judges were pleased with the exceptional high quality of entries. The goal of The Accolade is to help winners achieve the recognition they deserve.”

Contact Pineapple Media Australia on the details below:


Richard Attieh
Executive Producer and Director
Pineapple Media Australia
02 9966 9596
0407 708 466