MuchFACT and PromoFACT Announce Award Recipients for February 8, 2013 Jury


MUCHFACT AND PROMOFACT

ANNOUNCE AWARD WINNERS

(Toronto, February 8, 2013) MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is pleased to announce the 43 award recipients from the February 7, 2013 jury meeting.

Three hundred and thirteen music video, viral video, epk and website applications were considered, and a total of $519,835.00 was awarded to the following:

Music Videos

Elisapie for Life Is What You Make It

Danny Fernandes for Come Back Down

Magneta Lane for Burn

LIGHTS for Cactus In The Valley ft. Owl City

Tupelo Honey for Halo

Ghettochild for Grindin’

Raine Maida for Montreal

Wolves for Godmode

Down With Webster for One In A Million

Classified for Pay Day

Sarah Hackett for The Greatest Show

Eight And A Half for The Turn Around

Hannah Georgas for Shortie

Ain't No Love for Fake Your Dreams

JRDN for Live My Dream

Faber Drive for Life is Waiting

Corey Niles ft. Dru for Rollercoaster

Jessica Lee for Save Your Breath

Eleven Past One for Tonight's The Night

 

EPKs

The Grapes of Wrath

Imaginary Cities

Samantha Rose

Danny Michel

Serena Ryder

Autoerotique

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan

Whitehorse

 

Viral Music Videos

Matt Mays for Indio

Jerry Leger and the Situation for All Over Again ft. Serena Ryder

Diaz for Different Day

Inlet Sound for Young Hearts

Thomas D'Arcy for Price You Pay

Geoff Berner for When DD Gets Her Donkey

 

Websites

A Tribe Called Red

Anna Cyzon

Big Lean

Art of Fresh

D-Sisive

Nevado Music Management

Elephant Stone

Underground Operations

Last Gang Records

PS I Love You

The next deadline for submitting MuchFACT and PromoFACT applications is March 7, 2013. Applications can be submitted at www.muchfact.ca

About MuchFACT:

MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is the ground-breaking music video, EPK, viral video and website production fund, exclusively funded by MuchMusic and MuchMore, divisions of Bell Media. MuchFACT has helped to launch the careers of many of Canada’s most prominent musicians including Carly Rae Jepsen, Celine Dion, Dragonette, The Tragically Hip, Arcade Fire, K-OS, Feist, Nelly Furtado, Sam Roberts, Metric, k.d. lang, and the Barenaked Ladies. MuchFACT has also had a great impact on developing Canadian directors, many of whom have gone on to direct award-winning music videos, as well as feature films and documentaries. Since 1984, MuchFACT has awarded over 69 million dollars, and funded more than 6,300 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