PIFA's 2019 Nominees for
Best Music Video Are:
PANGEA – (Director-Producer: Derek Frey; song: “Pangea,” album: Professor T and the East Side Shredders; composer: Trever Veilleux; romance, musical, fantasy; 7 min. 11 sec.; 2018; US; English) A breakup 225 million years in the making.
Fight of Your Life – (Directors-Writers: Jillian Bullock and Lamont Fountain; Producers: Jillian Bullock, Lamont Fountain, Joseph Hunter; Delayne Powe; music video; 7 min. 37 sec.; 2018; US; English) a PSA music video to raise awareness about military sexual assault and PTSD. Features Yashar from the film “A Sense of Purpose: Fighting for Our Lives.”
I've Been On A Budget – (Directors: Max Morgan and Alex Reinhard; Producers: Malix Media; music video; 5 min. 52 sec.; 2018; US; English) Music Video for "I've Been On A Budget" by Khemist from the EP “Khemtrails.” It features a character who is frustrated with the reality of being a creative person stuck working an unremarkable job.
Say My Name – (Director: Tiffany Yancey; Writers: Tiffany Yancey and Setoria Key; Producer: Tim Fontaine; music video, R&B/soul, hip hop; min. 10 sec.; 2018; US; English) A married couple’s domestic dispute over money matters evolves into a night of marital bliss.
The World – (Director: Mark Kleyner; Writers: Alexander Butov and David Datuna; Producer: Alexander Butov; music video; 7 min. 27 sec.; 2018; US; English) A husband returns home to his wife after a year of being “lost in action.”