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Young Journalist of the Year Awards
Student Journalist of the Year

Georgios Platias is a final-year Law and Journalism student from the University of Technology Sydney. He has a strong passion for political and cultural affairs journalism. Georgios has worked across public affairs, media, and politics. He also received the NSW Alan Knight Student Award in 2020.

Judges’ comments:

“Georgios’s ability to tell Mohsen’s story by expertly interweaving various visual and audio devices collected across several decades has resulted in a beautifully moving piece which transfixes the viewer and is relentlessly thought-provoking. Georgios has demonstrated sensitivity, intelligence and great skill in this work – we look forward to seeing where his significant journalistic talents lead him.”

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