The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards took place on Wednesday and Chasing Asylum was awarded the award for Best Feature Documentary! Eva Orner delivered a powerful speech after the win telling the audience, "we can all go to jail for the film that we made."
Chasing Asylum was nominated in two additional categories; Best Direction in a Documentary and Best Sound in a Documentary. Also nominated in the category was In the Shadow of the Hill, Remembering The Man and Snow Monkey.
A full list of winners and more about the ceremony can be found on The Guardian