The Prism Prize is an award established to recognize the artistry of the modern music video in Canada. After watching hundreds of videos, a jury consisting of journalists, filmmakers, artists, and other members of the Canadian music and film industries voted for their favourite music video to win a Grand Prize of $5, 000.
With the Top 10 Best Canadian Music Videos of 2014 officially announced to the public, A Music Blog, Yea? were pleased when given the chance to interview the 2015 Prism Prize nominated filmmakers. In these recent interviews, we spoke with to discuss their video’s highlights, favourite films, and dream collaborations.
Dive into all of the interviews below, purchase tickets for the event taking place on March 29th here, and be sure to watch all of these stellar music videos.
Fur Trade – “Same Temptation”
Director: Kheaven Lewandowski | Read Our Interview Here
Kandle – “Not Up to Me”
Director: Natalie Rae Robison | Read Our Interview Here
Odonis Odonis – “Order in the Court”
Director: Lee Stringle | Read Our Interview Here
PUP – “Guilt Trip”
Director: Chandler Levack and Jeremy Schaulin-Rioux | Read Our Interview Here
Rich Aucoin – “Yelling in Sleep”
Director: Joel Mackenzie | Read Our Interview Here
The New Pornographers – “Dancehall Domine”
Director: Scott Cudmore and Michael Leblanc | Read Our Interview Here