3rd Annual Online Video Awards

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  • 09/Dec/16

3rd Annual Online Video Awards

The OVAs are heading to Brisbane, thanks to principal sponsor, Screen Queensland. The awards ceremony will be at the Powerhouse - Brisbane's dynamic river front centre for creative events. We'll be celebrating the best Australian online content of 2016 at this don't-miss event - so get your entries in and join us for the party!

Awards ceremony will be held at Brisbane Powerhouse on 18/May/2017.

Enter the OVAs here.

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Source: The Screen Blog on 19/Dec/16

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Source: Variety on 15/Dec/16

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Source: recode on 15/Dec/16

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