December 7, 2022
Rick Rifici wins Best Cinematography in a Documentary as the D.O.P. for Facing Monsters (2022). The 12th Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Award ceremony was held in Sydney on December 6th celebrating the art of film, television and digital entertainment in Australia. Rick was thrilled to receive the award after several previous nominations. Facing Monsters received multiple accolades in the technical craft categories, being awarded Best Sound in a Documentary (Xoe Baird, Ric Curtin and Jeremy Ashton) in addition to the Best Original Score in a Documentary nomination (Tim Count).