MuchFACT and PromoFACT Announce Award Recipients for April 4-5, 2013 Jury


MUCHFACT AND PROMOFACT ANNOUNCE AWARD WINNERS

(Toronto, April 5, 2013) MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) is pleased to announce the 52 award recipients from the April 4-5, 2013 jury meeting.

Three hundred and sixty-three music video, viral video, epk and website applications were considered, and a total of $594,491.00 was awarded to the following:

Music Videos

D-Pryde for Faded off the Fame

Metric for Lost Kitten

Poor Young Things for Sign Of The Times

Kate Morgan for Boys with Girlfriends

Chloe Charles for Refrain From Fire

Kristina Maria for You Don't Have the Right to Cry

Harvey Stripes for Penny x Nightmare Featuring Shi Wisdom

Nightbox for Burning

K-OS Ft. Corey Hart for Like a Comet (We Rollin') 

City & Colour for Thirst

The Beaches for Absolutely Nothing

The Walkervilles for Please Stay Baby

TheAntiheroes ft.EmersonBrooks for Understand

Kay for The Thrill

D-Sisive for Friend of Mine

Marianas Trench for By Now

Blake McGrath for Heaven

Swollen Members for Juggernaut

Hollerado for So It Goes

Courage My Love for Know How

SONREAL for Everywhere We Go

A-Game (feat. Luu Breeze) for MONEY MADE ME DO IT

Untitl3d for Movie

 

EPKs

Ben Caplan

The Balconies

John Mann

Kim Davis

 

Viral Music Videos

Jordan Klassen for Go To Me

KEN Mode for Secret Vasectomy

Tre Mission for Brunch

Imaginary Cities for Bells of Cologne

Dreamgrl ft. Joey Stylez for Heavy Sin

Molly Thomason for Buttons

Ross "R.O.Z." Nyantakyi for No Trying

Paper Lions for Pull Me In

Bird for Still Shine

Concrete Mob for Good Life ft. The Outlawz

Danyka Nadeau for Heartbeat

We Are the City for Baptism

Stars & Chilly Gonzales for Nothing Good Comes To Those Who Wait

Young Galaxy for Hard To Tell

 

Websites

KAi Sky Walker

Ta'Kaiya Blaney

Opak Media Inc

Monster Truck

Danny Fernandes

Zeds Dead

Kingsway Records

White Girl Records

Chin Injeti

Young Wolf Hatchlings

Vita Chambers

The next deadline for submitting MuchFACT and PromoFACT applications is May 2, 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