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UK Music Video Awards 2023: photos from the winners enclosure!

UK Music Video Awards 2023: photos from the winners enclosure!

Promonews - 30th Oct 2023

On a fantastic evening at Magazine London last Thursday (October 26th), 37 awards were presented for the best work in music videos over the past year, plus the Icon Award to Dom&Nic for their outstanding contribution to the artform, at the UK Music Video Awards 2023. 

Here are the winners who were at the UKMVAs, moments after they received their awards - and in the order the honours were handed out on the night - by photographer Ben Meadows

1. Best Pop Video - Newcomer

Ariete - Mare di Guai
Director: Enea Colombi (above)
Producer: Matilde Composta
Production company: Borotalco
Commissioner: Davide Caucci for Bomba Dischi

2. Best R&B / Soul Video – Newcomer

Sans Soucis - I Know Your Present
Director: Jay Green (above)
Producer: Beth Clifton
Production company: COMPULSORY
Commissioner Chloe Anderson for Universal Music

3. Best Rock Video – Newcomer

Stone – Left Right Forward
Director: Abigail Wilson (above)
Producer: Kitty Wordsworth
Production company: Racket Studio
Commissioner: Joanna Szyczewska for Polydor

4. Best Styling in a Video in association with i-D

Fatoumata Diawara ft Damon Albarn - Nsera
Stylist: Dabby Naval (above centre, with i-D Head of Video Sylvia Hong, left)
Director: Gregory Ohrel (above right)
Production company: Pelican Paris
Record co: Montun Records & Wagram

5. Best Animation in a Video

Daft Punk - Infinity Repeating (2013 Demo)
Animators: Robert Faux, Liam O'Connor, Robert Faux, Warren Fu, Thành Tran, Deco Daviola, Thomás Kiyoshi, Swan Lenczne, Lino Grandi, Cyrielle Gulacsy, Angelo Caramanica, Luca Giarrettino, Dan Vislocky, Raphaël Bot-Gartner, Aurélien Ronceray
Director: Warren Fu
Post house: Partizan Studio, Partizan Entertainment, Picnic Studio, Daft Life
Production company: Partizan Entertainment (accepted by head of music video, Lauren Mills) 

6. Best Hip Hop / Grime / Rap Video – Newcomer

Kibo – Mr Lamborghini Deathslide
Director: LAUZZA
Producer: Cameron McKenzie
Production company: COMPULSORY
Director's agent: Lee Fairweather (above)

7. Best Dance / Electronic Video – Newcomer

Mura Masa - Whenever I Want
Director: The Reids (above)
Producer: Poppy Ashton
Production company: TwoFortyFour
Record co:  Pond Recordings

8. Best Alternative Video – Newcomer

Hak Baker – Telephones 4 Eyes
Director: Hugh Mulhern
Producer: Alexander Handschuh
Production company: Riff Raff Films
Creative commissioner: Nadine Persaud
Commissioner: Lisa Foo for AWAL Recordings

9. Best Choreography in a Video

Jungle - Back on 74
Choreographer: Shay Latukolan
Director: Charlie Di Placido (above centre) & J.Lloyd
Producer: Matt Craig (above left)
Steadicam: Gary Kent (above right)
Production company: Contentus Maximus
Record co: Caiola Records

10. Best Performance in a Video

Truman - Charley Boy
Performer: Truman (above right)
Director: James Alexandrou (above left)
Producers: James Alexandrou & Avital Lvova
Production company: AE
Record co: Rank Records

11. Best Alternative Video – International

Son Lux – Undertow
Director: Alex Cook
Producer: Reef Oldberg
Production company: Crimson Edge

12. Best R&B / Soul Video - International

Lil Yachty – Say Something
Directors: Crowns and Owls (above)
Creative directors: Tara Razavi, Cam Hicks
Executive producers: Tara Razavi, Daniel Mcausland
Producer: Miranda Sarah Einy
Production company: Happy Place
Commissioners: Emmanuelle Cuny, Nathan Ledesma, Jill Lamothe & Gelareh Rouzbehani Molly Kreppel for Motown, Capitol Records, Quality Control Music

13. Best Dance / Electronic Video – International

Troye Sivan – Rush
director: Gordon von Steiner
producer: Josefine Bothe
production company: BWGTBLD GmbH
commissioner: Kevin Kloecker for Universal Music

14. Best Live Video

Young Fathers – I Saw, Rice, Geronimo
Director: Tom Hingston (above)
Producer: Vanessa McDonnell
Production company: Black Dog Films
Record co: Ninja Tune

15. Best Special Visual Project

Kendrick Lamar - We Cry Together
Directors: Jake Schreier, Dave Free & Kendrick Lamar
Producers: Jamie Rabineau & Cody Ryder
Production company: pgLang / project3 & Park Pictures
Record co: pgLang

16. Best Production Design in a Video

Fatoumata Diawara ft Damon Albarn - Nsera
Production designer: Anais Profit
Director: Gregory Ohrel (above centre)
Production company: Pelican Paris
Record co: Montun Records & Wagram

17. Best Visual Effects in a Video

Audrey Nuna - Locket
VFX artist: Square (above left & centre)
Director: Valentin Petit
Producer: Germain Robin (above right)
Production company: Ocurens
Record co: Arista

18. Best Rock Video – International

The Hives – Bogus Operandi
Director: Aube Perrie
Producers: Josephine Strindberg & Rik Green
Production company: Pulse Films
Commissioner: Matthew Greer for Disques Hives

19. Best Hip Hop / Grime / Rap Video – International

Benjamin Earl Turner – Headspace/Bent
Director: Abteen Bagheri
Producer: Elise Tyler
Editor: Fouad Gaber (above)
Production company: Joon Projects

20. Best Pop Video - International

Mette – Mama's Eyes
Director: Camille Summers-Valli
Producer: Daisy Rylance
Production company: Love Song / DIVISION
Commissioner: Kat Cattaneo for Sony Music Entertainment UK (above)

21. The Icon Award

DOM&NIC (above right, with John Madsen, far left, and Danny Goffey, second left)

22. Best Colour Grading in a Video in association with Studio RM

Katie Melua - Love and Money
Colourist: Felipe Szulc @ Nomad (above right, with Tomas Katter from Studio RM)
Director: Katie Lambert
Production company: MrMr Films
Record co: BMG Rights Management

23. Best Cinematography in a Video

The Blaze – Madly – The Poem
Cinematographer: Nicolas Loir (above)
Director: The Blaze
Production company: Iconoclast
Record co: Savoir Faire & Animal63

24. Best Editing in a Video

Mette - Mama's Eyes
Editor: Vid Price @ Trim Editing (above)
Director: Camille Summers-Valli
Production company: Love Song / DIVISION
Record co: Sony Music Entertainment UK

25. Best Rock Video – UK

Squid – The Blades
Director: Kasper Häggström (above)
Producers: Hattie Jackson
Production company: Epoch Films UK Ltd
Music rep: Carrie Sutton
Record co: WARP Records

26. Best Alternative Video – UK

Bakar – Alive!
Director: rubberband. (above)
Producer: Theo Hue Williams
Production company: Smuggler
Commissioner: Michael Lewin for Sony Music Entertainment UK

27. Best R&B / Soul Video – UK

Jorja Smith – Try Me
Director: Amber Grace Johnson
Producer: Alex Chamberlain
EP: Morgan Clement (above right)
Production company: Object & Animal
Commissioner: Erin Corrian-Alexis for FAMM (above left)

28. Best Dance / Electronic Video – UK

James Blake – Big Hammer
Director: Oscar Hudson
Producers: Archie Johnston Stewart & Rik Green
Production company: Pulse Films
Commissioner: Emily Jeffery for Polydor / Interscope

29. Best Hip Hop / Grime / Rap Video - UK

AntsLive – Number One Candidate
Director: Tom Emmerson (above left)
Producers: Tom Emmerson & Billy King (above right)
Production company: Emmerson Films
Commissioner: Tom Emmerson for Payday Records

30. Best Pop Video – UK in association with Cinelab Film & Digital

Harry Styles – Music For A Sushi Restaurant
Director: Aube Perrie
Producers: Bryan Younce, Rik Green & Josh Sondock
EP: Nnena Nwakodo (above left, with Cinelab's Aarti Mahtani, right)
Production company: Pulse Films
Commissioner: Bryan Younce for Columbia Records US

31. Best Director of Photography

Nikita Kuzmenko (above)

32. Best Commissioner

Kat Cattaneo, Sony Music (above)

33. Best Agent

Alexa Haywood, Free Agent (above)

34. Best Producer in association with WPA UK

Rik Green (accepted by Candice Lo, above right, with WPA's Barnaby Laws, left)

35. Best New Director in association with LEAP

Hugh Mulhern (above left, with LEAP's Jon Davey, right)

36. Best Director in association with Electric Theatre Collective

Aube Perrie (accepted by Nnena Nwakodo, above left, with ETC's Luke Morrison, right)

37. Best Production Company in association with Kodak

Pulse Films (above)

38. Video of the Year

Mette – Mama's Eyes
Director: Camille Summers-Valli
Producer: Daisy Rylance
Production company: Love Song / DIVISION
Commissioner: Kat Cattaneo for Sony Music Entertainment UK (above)

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