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Watch The Prism Prize’s Picks For The 10 Best Canadian Music Videos Of The Year
February 18, 2014
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Arcade Fire, Drake and Shad are among the artists whose videos were shortlisted today for the Prism Prize, a national, juried award that honours artistry in Canadian music videos.. 

The prize was established in 2012 to celebrate excellence in Canadian music videos, and handed out its inaugural award last year to Rich Aucoin's "Brian Wilson is A.L.i.V.E.". It's judged by members of the Canadian film and music industries and members of the media and comes with a $5,000 award — and a big party on March 23 in Toronto. 

This year's nominees include the directors Anton Corbijn, who has worked with U2 and who directed the critically acclaimed Ian Curtis biopic Control, and Marc Ricciardelli, a former editor and producer on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight

You can watch all of the shortlisted videos right here:

Arcade Fire – Reflektor (Director: Anton Corbijn)

Young Galaxy – New Summer (Director: Ivan Grbovic)

Arcade Fire – Afterlife (Director: Emily Kai Bock)

Majical Cloudz – Childhood’s End (Director: Emily Kai Bock)

Shad – Fam Jam (Director: Che Kothari)

Keys N Krates – Dum Dee Dum (Director: Amos LeBlanc)

The Belle Game – River (Director: Kheaven Lewandowski)

Hollerado – So It Goes (Director: Marc Ricciardelli)

Jessy Lanza – Kathy Lee (Director: Lee Skinner)

Drake – Started From The Bottom (Director: X)


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