The 2018 CCMA Award nominees were released today and congratulations are in order for Stephano Barberis and Ben Knechtel who are BOTH nominated for “Video of the Year” AND “Video Director Of The Year!
These talented directors have released countless videos with The Field, including the ones nominated for “Video of the Year”. Stephano earned two nominations in this category for Meghan Patrick’s “The Bad Guy” and Dallas Smith’s “Sky Stays This Blue”. Ben earned his nomination for Jess Moskaluke’s “Drive Me Away”. Be sure to check out their amazing videos!
Below are some of the videos that gained them recognition in the “Video Director of the Year” category!
Video: The Bad Guy (Artist: Meghan Patrick), Video: Coming Clean (Artist: Shirley Gnome), Video: Dirt Covered Rhinestone (Artist: Jade Mya), Video: Heart Of A Woman (Artist: Johnny Reid), Video: Hold The Line (Artist: Jesse Mast), Video: Might As Well Be Me (Artist: Chad Brownlee), Video: Neon Smoke (Artist: Gord Bamford), Video: Out Of The Blue (Artist: Chad Brownlee), Video: Sky Stays This Blue (Artist: Dallas Smith), Video: Something To Wrap My Heart Around (Artist: JoJo Mason), Video: What We’re Made Of (Artist: The Washboard Union)
Video: Chills (Artist: James Barker Band), Video: Drive Me Away (Artist: Jess Moskaluke), Video: Hometown Kids (Artist: The Reklaws)
Shout out to Meghan Patrick, Jess Moskaluke and all of the talented artists nominated this year! Best of luck Stephano and Ben!
Keys N Krates are serving up some serious summer vibes with their new song Music to My Ears. Check out the video featuring the boys and Tory Lanez as puppets. Directed by our very own Nathan Boey, it has premiered on Fader so go watch it now!
We are thrilled to announce, and congratulate, our very own Cherie Sinclair for her 2018 Special Achievement Award at the 2018 Prism Prize Awards.
This will be awarded on Sunday May 13 at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto.
“The Prism Prize is proud to announce CHERIE SINCLAIR as the recipient of the 2018 Special Achievement Award (presented by Slaight Music). The Prism Prize Special Achievement Award is presented to a Canadian music video icon for their artistic achievements and exceptional contribution to music video art on a world stage.” Check out the full article here!
Yesterday, Lisa Mann’s newest video for The Used premiered on The Nylon, the premiere featured a great article that explores some of the creative processes behind this video.
Lisa Mann describes the video: “The concept for the video is a visceral love story of two identities battling for supremacy and independence only to be locked in patterned loops together throughout time told through experimental movement”
The retro vibes in Nice Horse’s Mansplainin’ video are exactly what you need on a Monday morning. Hear the band give insight on what mansplainin’ means and how they felt about the video shoot with Samaritan Mag. They also had a chat with Canadian Beats about working with the director, our Lisa Mann.