Virtuous Circle shortlisted for UKMVA

By , Published on Sept. 23, 2019

Virtuous Circle, Directed by Farhad Ghaderi and Produced by BOLDLY was shortlisted for the 2019 UKMVAs in the Best Alternative - International category alongside Spike Jones, Nick Roney and others. The whole team including the director and producers are ecstatic and wish to thank the cast, crew, and all the supporters whose involvement was critical to the success of this video.

The team will fly to the awards ceremony in London on October 23rd, 2019.

Shot on 16mm Kodak VISION3 500T Color Negative Film #7219.

Virtuous Circle explores the joys and pains of brotherhood through the volatile relationship between a young boy and his self-destructive older brother.

Winner - Best Music Video - SF Indie Shorts Festival

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Director’s Notes

Singer/Songwriter: Jordan Klassen

Director: Farhad Ghaderi
Production Company: BOLDLY (
Starring: Antoine Olivier Pilon
Executive Producers: Shelby Manton, Kristoff Duxbury, Sebastien Galina, Geoff Manton
Producer: Shelby Manton
1st AD: Kristoff Duxbury

Featuring: Antoine Olivier Pilon, Ben Andrusco-Daon, Jennifer Copping, Shaun Morse Casting by: Kris Woznesensky, CSA and Kara Eide, CSA

Director of Photography: Farhad Ghaderi
Steadicam Operator: Peter Park
1st AC: Mikael Bidard
2nd AC: Olly Bian
2nd AC: Eddie Foster

Gaffer: Jordan Findlay
Key Grip: Matt Sawatzky

Production Designer: Charlie Hannah
Set Decorator: Elan Fortin
Costume Designer: Charlie Hannah
Hair/Makeup Artist: Lovisa Langstrump

Editor: Alexander Farah
Colourist: Sam Gilling
Sound Designer/Mixer: Oscar Vargas

Track Runners: TJ Bisson-Somerville, Dylan Homenick, Mason MacGregor, Cowen Oliver, Filip Van Rengen, Kieran Varughese

This film was created thanks to the generous support of the MVP Project, a joint initiative of RBCxMusic and the Prism Prize (administered by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television).

Produced with the co-operation of the Union of B.C. Performers.

Special Thanks:
MVP Project
Prism Prize
Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
Keslow Camera
Lecily Corbett
Primary Imaging
Pacific Backlot
Signal Systems
City of Surrey
James Monk
Carla & Glenn Johnson
Dora Prieto
Dariush Ghaderi
Hana Amani
Broken pier in White Rock. RIP.

Sebastien Galina

Sebastien Galina

As a Partner and Executive Producer, Sebastien helps develop business and production processes, leads art direction, copywriting, and content. As a Post-Production Supervisor, Seb makes sure BOLDLY's tools, techniques, and post workflows stay efficient, powerful, creative and robust in the face of a changing commercial industry landscape.

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