The Prism Prize is an award that recognises the artistry of the modern music video in Canada, the award costs nothing to enter nor has any other entry requirements. The deciding factors for the judging panel (which consists of Canadian music industry professionals) are based on: originality, creativity, style, innovation and effective execution.
Nominees for this year’s award include big names such as Drake, Arcade Fire, and Metz, however, relative newcomer Grimes has scooped two nominations for the music videos that accompany the songs ‘Oblivion’ and ‘Genesis’.
The winner will be announced on March 24th, and will pick up a cash prize of $5,000. Who do you think will win? Check out both videos here: