A powerful video for singer-songwriter Jordan Klassen by Vancouver-based director Farhad Ghaderi and production company BOLDLY, featuring raw performances from Montreal’s Antoine Olivier Pilon and Vancouver’s Ben Andrusco-Daon.
Virtuous Circle explores the joys and pains of brotherhood through the volatile relationship between a young boy and his self-destructive older brother in the pursuit of winning a famous regional long-distance race.
Produced with the co-operation of the Union of B.C. Performers.
GOLD Winner - Music Video - Young Director Award 2020
Winner - Best Music Video - Shiny Awards 2020
Winner - Best Music Video - SF Indie Shorts Film Festival
Nomination - UKMVA 2019
Press & Awards
GOLD Winner - Music Video: Young Director Awards
Nominated - Best Alternative: UKMVAs
Winner - Best Music Video: Shiny Awards
Featured: Directors Notes
Winner - Best Music Video: Kinsale Shark Awards
Official Selection: Atlanta Film Festival
Winner - Best Music Video: One Point Four Awards
Farhad’s work has screened in festivals around the world and has been featured in Shots.net, Vogue, Booooooom, and Nowness. In 2019 he was awarded the Canadian Society of Cinematographers Award and more recently, his music video Virtuous Circle won Gold at the Young Director Award, was shortlisted at the UKMVAs and awarded at the Shiny Awards for Best Music Video. Farhad was awarded a coveted Young Guns 19 spot from the One Club for Creativity.
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