UOMO Media's The NE Inc. Wins Best Music Video
May 18, 2009. UOMO Media Inc., a multi-channel entertainment company, announced its fully owned subsidiary, The NE Inc, received an East Coast Music Award (ECMA) for their collaboration with director Sean Wainsteim on the video "Weighty Ghost" by Halifax based icons Wintersleep. The video was produced by The NE Inc's President, John Nadalin.
"Our roster of directors are vanguards in music video creativity and we appreciate the recognition by our peers at the ECMAs and the MuchMusic Video Awards," said John Nadalin, President, The NE Inc. "When I was watching the production of the video unravel, I knew Sean, DP Brendan Steacy, and Wintersleep were making some amazing decisions to create a unique visual perspective of the song. This is what our team does - we work with artists to make the song come to life in a unique and visually creative way."
Sean is an award-winning music video director and collaborates with The NE team often. Together Sean and The NE have worked with Skye Sweetnam, The Trews, and Tokyo Police Club among others. Sean has had a long visual collaboration with Wintersleep including directing videos for their songs "Sore", "Danse Macabre", and "Jaws of Life". The video for "Weighty Ghost" was filmed on location in Halifax, NS, where The NE has shot nearly a dozen projects in the last couple years.
About The NE Inc.
Based in Toronto, The NE Inc. is a full service visual media content development company made up of a young collective of like-minded film and television professionals specializing in and developing some of the most pre-eminent visual media, music videos and film projects. The team has secured many accolades including MuchMusic Video awards for music video direction and production. In 2008, The NE Inc. produced almost 40 per cent of Canada's music industry promotions. www.thene.ca
About UOMO Media Inc.
UOMO Media Inc. is a multi-channel entertainment company that acquires, produces, and manages intellectual media content and digital assets. UOMO integrates existing and well-established revenue streams in recorded music, publishing and talent management through its five operating divisions: UOMO Digital, UOMO Recorded Music, UOMO Talent Management, UOMO Publishing, and newly launched, AdUOMO. PricewaterhouseCoopers estimates that by 2011, the global media and entertainment industry will be worth US$ 2 trillion.