• Sew The Winter To My Skin – Best Feature Film, SAFTAS, Produced by Layla Swart and Director Jahmil Qubeka. Carolyn Carew Supervising Producer – SAFTAS, SA Entry for 91st Academy Awards, Best Foreign Language.


  • Sew The Winter To My – Toronto International Film Festival, Contemporary World Section
  • The Number – Pan African Film Festival, LA; African Americano Milano Film Festival
  • Farewell Ella Bella
      • Zanzibar International Film Festival
      • Durban International Film Festival (DIFF)
      • International de cinema et Memoire Commune (International Festival of Cinema   Common Memory) in Morocco
      • Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF)
      • Africa in Motion (Scotland)
      • Pan African Film Festival (USA)
      • Africa Movie Academy Awards, Nigeria (Nominated for Best Soundtrack)


  • The Number – Toronto International Film Festival, Contemporary World Section


  • AFRICA BY WOMEN 5 * 24 min short Films. Screened in Chicago  and New York


  • Nelson Mandela, the myth and me, Special Mention, Tunisia (Special Jury Award at International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA)
  • Sobukwe A Great Soul – Best Documentary at Zanzibar Film Festival (Special Jury Award at IDFA)
  • 90 Plein Street, Best Music Composition and Best Sound Mixing at the South African Film and Television Awards ( SAFTAS)
  • When We Were Black Season 2– Best Supporting Actor, Deon Lotz ( SAFTAS)


  • Sobukwe A Great Soul: Best Feature Length Documentary, Best Factual Entertainment, Best Editing and Best Directing, SAFTAS
  • 90 Plein Street: Best Supporting Actor and Actress, Best Editing, SAFTAS
  • Nelson Mandela, the myth and me Special Jury at INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL, AMSTERDAM IDFA


  • Input in Australia for 90 Plein Street
  • Final selection for JAPAN PRIZE – 90 Plein Street
  • Made in China – nominated for best documentary – XIAN FILM FESTIVAL
  • Made in China – Best Factual and Best Education documentary – SAFTAS


  • DIFF Amnesty International Human Rights Award for Sobukwe: A Great Soul


  • Noah Ark – nominated for Best Editing, Best Actor and Best Drama – SAFTAS


  • When We Were Black - 7 drama awards at the prestigious South African Film and TV awards SAFTAS
  • Best drama award at the 2008 Reims International Film Festival in France
  • Best drama series award at the 2009 Fespaco Film Festival.


  • Input in Switzerland for When We Were Black


  • The Best Youth Reality Series, Sithengi for S’camtogB – groundBREAKERS.


  • An AVANTI Award best youth show – S’camto @ Large


  • Dramatic Encounters – 6 x 11 min short films – one year training project, SABC for 12 writers and 6 producers and directors -  nominated for AVANTI’S Best Actor, Best Writers and Best Directors