Prism Prize Announces 2017 Shortlist

Here are the 10 final nominees for the illustrious prize

The Prism Prize has narrowed down their long list to 10 outstanding works of art by Canadian artists.

Each year, the award is given to the artist who produced the best music video, and “established to recognize the artistry of the modern music video in Canada.”

Over 120 jurors made up of Canadian music and film industry professionals who sit on the decided board will choose the winner of the Prism Prize’s substantial $15,000 cash prize. The shortlist this year includes Grimes, July Talk, Wintersleep, and two nominations for PUP. Watch the video for the full list:

Prism Prize Top Ten 2017 from Prism Prize on Vimeo.

The Prize will be awarded May 14 at TIFF Bell Lightbox. For tickets check out Prism Prize’s website.