The University of Western Australia just announced the winners to its Second Life machinima contest, which garnered about 50 entries and was judged in part by auteur Peter Greenaway. The grand prize was shared by two entries, "Juroney" by Eric Boccara, and “A Journey Into the Metaverse” by Tutsy Navarathna. As it happens, I profiled both machinimas earlier this month: Here's my post on Tutsy's machinima; click here to watch it. (Embedding has been disabled.) Below is Eric's rousingly kickass "Juroney", which I wrote about here.
The other big winner was Bryn Oh, who won the "Peter Greenaway Prize" expressly selected by the director himself for her plangent machinima, "Rusted Gears". Watch and weep below: