David Knight - 29th Sept 2008

The best video awards and technical achievement awards nominations for the MVAs, including direction, production, commissioner and label credits are now up - see the previous posts today.

These awards are presented for the work by an individual over the course of the past year or so, and we're also listing a selection of each individual's work over that period, and where they are based in the UK.

The MVAs Individual awards nominees, with selected work:

Alex & Liane (Factory Films) The Ting Tings - Shut Up And Let Me Go
Sam Sparro - Black & Gold
Mika - Happy Ending

Jaron Albertin (Rokkit) Emily Haines - Our Hell
Roisin Murphy - You Know Me Better
Muscles - The Lake

Richard Ayoade (Warp Films) Arctic Monkeys - Fluorescent Adolescent
Vampire Weekend - Oxford Comma
The Last Shadow Puppets - Standing Next To Me

Diamond Dogs (HSI London) The Hoosiers - Worried About Ray
Sonny J - Enfant Terrible
The Hoosiers - Cops And Robbers

Nima Nourizadeh (Partizan) Flight Of The Conchords - Ladies Of The World
Hot Chip - Ready For The Floor
Santogold - L.E.S. Artistes

Dougal Wilson (Colonel Blimp) Goldfrapp - Happiness
Goldfrapp - A&E
Bat For Lashes - What's A Girl To Do

James Copeman (Black Dog) Mystery Jets - Young Love
Noah And The Whale - Shape Of My Heart
Laura Marling - My Manic And I

D.A.D.D.Y. (RedJam/Y-I) We Are Scientists - Chick Lit
Jape - Floating
Super Furry Animals - The Gift That Keeps Giving

Price James (Black Dog) Friendly Fires - Jump In The Pool
Friendly Fires - Paris
The Teenagers - Scarlett Johansson

Dan Sully (Flynn) Elbow - Grounds For Divorce
Joe Lean & The Jing Jang Jong - Where Do You Go
Howling Bells - Low Happening

Chris Sweeney (Colonel Blimp) Blood Red Shoes - You Bring Me Down
The Ghost Frequency - Never Before
Rod Thomas - Same Old Lines

OneInThree (Colonel Blimp) Wild Beasts - Brave Bulging Buoyant Clairvoyants
Badly Drawn Boys - Promises
Teenagers - Make It Happen

Best Producer

Grace Bodie? (Partizan) Duffy - Warwick Avenue
Duffy - Mercy
Hercules and Love Affair - Blind
Santogold - L.E.S. Artistes

Gail Davey (various) Kate Nash - Foundations
Das Pop - Underground
Ladyhawke - Back Of The Van
23 Deluxe - Show Me Happiness

Georgina Fillmore (various) Lykke Li- Breaking It Up
Annie - I Know Your Girlfriend Hates Me
Gabriella Cilmi - Sweet About Me

Tamsin Glasson (various) Biffy Clyro - Mountains
CSS - Rat Is Dead
Leon Jean-Marie - Bring It On
Mystery Jets - Two Doors Down

Juliette Larthe (various) James Blunt - I Really Want You
Spiritualized - Soul On Fire
Supergrass - Bad Blood
Mark Ronson - Just

Malachy McAnenny (various) The Verve - Love Is Noise
The Fratellis - Mistress Mabel
Roisin Murphy - You Know Me Better
Hard-Fi - I Shall Overcome

Best Video Commissioner

Carole Burton-Fairbrother (Virgin) Chemical Brothers - Salmon Dance
We Are Scientists - Chick Lit
Laura Marling - Ghosts
Chemical Brothers - Midnight Madness

James Hackett (Sony BMG) Groove Armada - Get Down
Mark Ronson feat. Lily Allen - Oh My God
Mark Ronson feat. Amy Winehouse - Valerie
Will Young - Changes

John Moule (various) Arctic Monkeys - Flourescent Adolescent
The Liars - Plaster Casts Of Everything
Tricky - Council Estate
DJ Q & MC Bonet - You Wot

Mike O'Keefe (Sony BMG) The Hoosiers - Cops & Robbers
Leona Lewis - Bleeding Love
Leona Lewis - Without You
Manic Street Preachers - Your Love Alone

Ross Anderson (Polydor) Duffy - Mercy
Kate Nash - Foundations
Elbow - Grounds For Divorce
The Horrors - She Is The New Thing

Tim Nash (Atlantic) Wiley - Wearing My Rolex
James Blunt - Carry You Home
Primal Scream - Can't Go Back
Santogold - L.E.S. Artistes

The UK Music Video Awards take place on October 14th at the Odeon West End in Leicester Square, London. Book tickets for the show by downloading the reservation form on the UK MVAs website here.

David Knight - 29th Sept 2008

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