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MuchFACT and PromoFACT Announce Award Recipients for October 4 and 5, 2012 Jury


MUCHFACT AND PROMOFACT ANNOUNCE AWARD WINNERS

(Toronto, October 5, 2012) MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is pleased to announce the 37 award recipients from the October 4 and 5, 2012 jury meeting.

Three hundred and five music video, viral video, epk and website applications were considered, and a total of $566,400.00 was awarded to the following:

Music Videos

The Beaches for Loner

Thomas D'Arcy for I Wake Up Every Day

Afie Jurvanen aka Bahamas for I Got You Babe

Parlovr for Just Marriage

Jesse Giddings for Back To Me

Serena Ryder for What I Wouldn't Do

Kay for Whatever

Karl Wolf for Crazy4U ft. Mohombi

Peter Jackson Ft Lukas Rossi for 18 & Life

Anjulie Persaud for You and I

Shi Wisdom for Take The L

Classified for Inner Ninja

Dru for Love Collision

Kandle for All That I Need

Mother Mother for Bit By Bit

Cadence Weapon for Hype Man

Jets Overhead for Beach Dream

Moka Only for The Tighten Up

Kardinal Offishall for Turn It Up ft. Karl Wolf

Massari for Shisha

Royal Wood for The Glory

Anami Vice for Take Your Shirt Off

 

EPKs

Boi-1da

Paper Bag Records

JD Era, Raekwon

Harvey Stripes

 

Viral Music Videos

Mike Black ft. C Black for Van Gogh

Muneshine for There Is Only Today

Courage My Love for The River

Promise for Alleyway ft. Shad

Danny Fernandes for Broken Wings

July Talk for Guns + Ammunition

Savannah Ré for The One (That got away)

 

Websites

CP Records Inc

Hidden Pony Records

Hollerado

Aspektz

The next deadline for submitting MuchFACT and PromoFACT applications is October 25, 2012. Applications can be submitted at www.muchfact.ca

About MuchFACT:

MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is the groundbreaking music video, EPK, viral video and website production fund, exclusively funded by MuchMusic and MuchMore, divisions of Bell Media. Established in 1984 to increase the number of quality music videos produced in Canada. It was also concurrent with the launch of MuchMusic which committed a percentage of its gross annual revenues to stimulate music video production. MusiquePlus became a sponsor when it launched in 1986, as did MuchMoreMusic in 1998. This also marked the creation of PromoFACT, an electronic press kit and website production fund for Canadian artists, independent record labels and artist management companies. Originally named VideoFACT, the organization changed its name to MuchFACT in September, 2009. Along with the name change, the PromoFACT program expanded to include viral music videos and music-related content intended for digital distribution.

Since 1984, MuchFACT has handed out over 65 million dollars to over 6000 projects.

For more information:

Tiffany Ferguson, MuchFACT, 416.642.2365, x 226 tiffany@muchfact.ca

Mary Costa, Much MTV Group, 416.384.7702 mary.costa@bellmedia.ca