Awards

1995 Emmy Award for Sound on WOLVES OF THE AIR

1994 Rosebud Festival Honorable Mention for NEED TO KNOW Washington DC

1997 Foreign Correspondent’s Award for Excellence in Journalism for

TRUTH COMMISSION SPECIAL REPORT - South Africa

1997 Pringle Award for Excellence in Journalism for

TRUTH COMMISSION SPECIAL REPORT - South Africa

1998 Femina Magazine Woman of the Year nominee South Africa

1998 Nominated for M-NET Book Prize for HEARTLAND

2005 Duku Duku Audience Choice Nominee for HARD COPY for Best TV Programme South Africa

2005 Duku Duku Audience Choice Award Winner of Best TV Programme for MZANSI South Africa

2007 SAFTA Award for Best TV Program for HARD COPY South Africa

2007 SAFTA Award for Best Writing in a TV drama for HARD COPY South Africa 

2008 Audience Choice award at Mill Valley Film Festival, San Francisco for WHITE WEDDING

2009 One of Oprah Magazine South Africa’s women of the year for WHITE WEDDING

2010 Seven SAFTA Nominations, including Best Director, for WHITE WEDDING

2010 WHITE WEDDING selected as South African entry for Best Foreign Pic Oscar

2011 Glamour Magazine South Africa’s woman of the year award for Most Inspiring Woman in the Arts