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UK Music Video Awards 2012: in pictures!
It was the night of the year for British music videos, and the fifth annual UK Music Video Awards last Thursday night (November 8th) was indeed the biggest MVA show yet - from a pre-show performance by dance troupe Peridot, to host Adam Buxton's sidesplitting celebrity messages, to joyous and emotional scenes as winners accepted their awards, to entertaining (and often quite violent) taped messages from absent winners...
So here's the story of the ceremony in pics - the photos are by Ben Meadows. And the full list of winners are here.
Zac Ella and a Rent Boy accept Best Pop Video Budget award
Drew Cox wins Best Urban Video Budget
Aletta Collins wins Best Choreography in a Video
Benjamin Darras (centre) and Romain Pichon accept Best VFX in a video
ALB collects the Innovation Award with Johnatan Broda (left)
Daniel Kragh-Jacobsen storms the stage...
...to accept the Best IndieRock Video Budget award
Guillaume Panariello wins Best Alternative Budget video
John Paveley accepts Best Music Ad award
Hickey Underworld's Jonas accepts Best Alternative International Video
Hannah Edwards starts to celebrate winning Best Styling in a video even before she collects it
Sean Pecknold accepts the Best Animation award with Nico Chavez (left)
Second Live Music Coverage winner Thomas Benski, producer of Shut Up And Play The Hits
Adam Smith, co-winner of Best Live Coverage for Don't Think
Vanderquest's Oliver Maingay announces the Best Editing winner
Best Editing in a Video winner Tom Lindsay
Ellis Bahl collects Best Alternative Video UK award with Infectious's Connie Meade
Yann Demange accepts Best Urban Video UK from East End Studios' Pauline Long
VEVO's Tom Connaughton presents the People's Choice Award
Sony's Mike O'Keefe and producer Astrid Edwards (left) accept People's Choice Award
John Moule holds the Best Commissioner trophy aloft.
Lee Groombridge wins the Best Producer Award
Jamie Thraves, MVA Icon Award winner 2012
Actor Aiden Gillen embraces Icon Award winner Jamie Thraves
Romain Gavras accepts the Best Director prize, from Shynola's Kenny (r) and Jason (l,behind him)
Marius Gonzalez directs a frenetic assault on the senses, in his promo for masked French rapper Kekra.
Raja Virdi directs and shoots the first music video in a new campaign, for regular collaborator Holly Humberstone.
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