The inaugural Shiny Awards are being held at The Mill tonight to celebrate the best unsigned and newly-signed directors and promote diversity within the music video and advertising industries.
With support from some of the most prestigious agency and production companies in the industry, the awards are a fantastic opportunity for rising stars of the directing world to showcase their work.
Representatives from brands such as Sony Music, Dazed Magazine, Atlantic Records, Island Records, Nowness, Somesuch and UKMVA are all in attendance for what’s shaping up to be an exciting evening.
The awards up for grabs tonight include:
RECENTLY SIGNED DIRECTORS
Championing videos from directors newly signed to commercial production companies or agencies.
Recognising videos from directors demographically under-represented in music video & advertising.
Celebrating videos from unsigned directors and directors free for UK representation.
As chosen by the audience! Live!
The winners announcements will be live-streamed on the Shiny Awards Facebook Page with proceedings kicking off around 7pm.