2017 SHORTLIST

We are very pleased to announce the Sync Awards shortlist for 2017.
Congratulations to everyone and we look forward to celebrating with you on 19th October!

Music Supervisor – TV

  • Matt Biffaloaded / Love Sick / Gap Year / Prime Suspect 1973
  • Iain CookeThe Halcyon / Cold Feet / My Mother and Other Strangers
  • Matt KaledaLuther / The Grand Tour / Mrs Browns Boys
  • Pete KellyBT Sport
  • Danny LaytonGrantchester / Flowers / Apple Tree Yard
  • Andrea Madden - Made in Chelsea
  • Pete Saville - The Durrells / Born to Kill / Hooten & the Lady 
  • Vicki Williams - Call the Midwife / Fleabag

Music Supervisor – Film 

  • Nick AngelBridget Jones’ Baby
  • Sarah BridgeThe Sense of an Ending / Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie / Notes on Blindness
  • Karen Elliott -  Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them / Me Before You / Wonder Woman
  • Kirsten Lane Baby Driver
  • Ian Neil - Free Fire / Nocturnal Animals / Oasis: Supersonic
  • Maggie Rodford - Denial / Whisky Galore 
  • Kle Savidge - Final Portrait / Trespass Against Us / Our Kind of Traitor 
  • Gary WelchEthel & Ernest / We’re Going on a Bear Hunt / Pear Cider & Cigarettes

Music Supervisor – Video Games 

  • Janesta Boudreau, Frontier DevelopmentsPlanet Coaster Soundtrack / Planet Coaster Trailer / Elite:Dangerous Soundtrack / Elite Dangerous Trailer
  • Glenn Herweijer & Ben Sumner, Feel For MusicFinal Fantasy XV / Ghost Recon Wildlands Launch Trailer / Life is Strange: Before the Storm Announce Trailer / Metro Exodus – Gameplay Launch Trailer / The Crew 2: Calling All Units Trailer
  • Sergio Pimentel, Ninja TuneLet’s Sing Hits Francais Et Internationaux / Hybrid Wars Intro Movie / Let’s Sing International Edition / La Voz – Quiero Tu Voz
  • Duncan Smith, Sony Interactive Entertainment Ltd. – WipEout Omega Collection PSX Announce Trailer/ WipEout Omega Collection Accolades Trailer/ PS4 Pro The Super Charged PS4 Tech Features/ WipEout Omega Collection

Music Supervisor – Advertising 

  • David Bass, TheodoreLucozade Sport ‘Made to Move’ / MoneySuperMarket ‘Skeletor Feels Epic’
  • Ed Bailie, Leland Music - John Lewis Christmas ‘Buster The Boxer’ / Virgin Media ‘Delivering Awesome’ / VW ‘The Button’ / James Wellbeloved ‘Mega City’
  • Julz Baldwin, The Most Radicalist Black Sheep MusicRefuge ‘Grow’ / Virgin Media ‘Be the Fastest’ / Audi Sport ‘Spin’
  • Dominic Bastyra, Theodore - Lucozade Sport ‘Made to Move’ / M&S Food ‘Spend It Well’
  • Dan Neale, Native
  • Toby Williams, Leland MusicUEFA ‘We Play Strong’ / Co-Op Food ‘100% British’ / Milka ‘Lost & Found’ / Homegoods ‘Pancake Sunday’
  • Lauren Wilson, Record Play  - adidas Football ‘Here To Create’ / adidas Football ‘Never Follow’ / adidas Running ‘Alpha Bounce “Running”’ / adidas Originals by Alexander Wang – Season 2
  • Frederic Schindler, Too Young MusicNew Renault Range ‘ As Unexpected As Life’ / Paco Rabanne ‘1 Million’ / Jean Paul Gaultier ‘Scandal’ / 30 Millions d’Amis ‘Campagne 2016’ / Prada ‘La Femme et L’Homme’

Sync Team - Record Company 

  • BMG 
    • Lloyds Bank ‘By Your Side’ – ‘Praise You’ Hannah Grace (Advert)
    • Marc Jacobs ‘Daisy’ – ‘Suicide’ Dream Baby Dream (Advert)
    • Pampers/ UNICEF - Jennifer Ann ‘Lean On’ (Major Lazer)
  • Sony
    • Channel 4 ‘We’re All Going on a Bear Hunt’ – ‘Me & You’ George Ezra (TV Adaptation)
    • Don’t Take Me Home – ‘La Responsible’ Jaques Dutronc (Film Trailer)
    • Collide – ‘God’s Whisper’ Raury (Feature Film Scene)
    • Mass Effect: Andromeda – ‘Human’ Rag’N’Bone Man (Worldwide TV / Online campaign for video game trailer)
    • EE ‘Britney Spears & Kevin Bacon’ – ‘Oops… I Did It Again’ Britney Spears (National TV/Online Advertising)
  • Universal Music Globe
    • NCDV ‘Break the Routine’ – ‘Break’ Ellie Goulding (Advert)
    • Bridget Jones’ Baby – ‘Still Falling For You’ Ellie Goulding (Film)
    • Cold Feet – ‘The Rover Returns’ Garson (TV Series)
    • John Lewis ‘Buster the Boxer’ - ‘One Day I’ll Fly Away’ Vaults (Advert)
    • Dirt 4 - ‘Night Drive’ Sigma (Video Game)
  • Warner Music
    • EON ‘A Solar Collaboration’ – ‘We Got The Power’ Gorillaz (Gorillaz + EON Advert & Brand Partnership)
    • Kong Skull Island - ‘We Gotta Get Out Of This’ The Animals (Film)
    • Canon – ‘Doin’ Me’ Mikey Mike (Advert)
    • M&S Food ‘Spend It Well’ – ‘Shape of You’ Ed Sheeran (Advert)
    • BBC One Planet Earth II – ‘Hoppipolla’ Sigur Ros (Trailer)

Sync Team - Independent Record Company 

  • Beggars Group Media
  • Easyjet ‘Why Not’ – ‘Li’l Devil’ The Cult (Advert)
  • Toyota Yaris –‘Busy Earnin’’ Jungle (Advert)
  • Stella McCartney ‘POP’ – ‘Venus Fly’ Grimes ft. Janaelle Monae (Advert)
  • Lidl Christmas Campaign – ‘Have Yourself A Merry Little Xmas’ Soak (Advert)
  • Nike ‘Do You Believe In More’ – ‘Trust In Me’ FKA Twigs (Advert)
  • Believe Sync
  • Google Home ‘Be More At Home’ – ‘Spinning All Around’ Noonday Underground (Advert)
  • FNB ‘Help’ – ‘Believing’ Brolin (Advert)
  • Lookers ‘For You, For Life’ – ‘For You’ Fyfe (Advert)
  • NCS ‘Change Your Summer’ – ‘Electric Pow Wow Drum’ A Tribe Called RED (Advert)
  • Wealthify – ‘Outro’ M83
  • Cooking Vinyl
  • FIFA 18 ‘Reveal Trailer: Fuelled by Ronaldo’: ‘Energy’ Avelino ft. Skepta (Videogame Trailer)
  • Game of Thrones Season 6 DVD: ‘War’ The Balconies (TV Advert)
  • Sky Sports HD Nissan: ‘Ready For The Magic’ Honeyblood (TV Advert)
  • Boux Avenue ‘Impress Yourself’ Summer 17 Campaign: ‘Moving As One’ LOYAL (TV Advert)
  • Claro Mobile: ‘Medicine’ The Prodigy (TV Advert)
  • !K7 Music
  • iPhone 7 ‘The Archives’ – ‘Her Dreams’ Luca D’Alberto (Advert)
  • Wimbledon ‘In Pursuit of Greatness: A Year in the Making’ – ‘Wait For Me’ Luca D’Alberto (Advert)
  • Apple Watch Series 2 – ‘Dark Matter’ Muzi (Advert)
  • Givenchy Spring 2017 – ‘Voyage Intérieur’ - Michael Mayer & Miss Kittin (Online Advert)
  • National Geographic ‘Genius’ – ‘Where Is My Mind’ Max Cyrin (Promo)
  • [PIAS]
  • Alien:Covenant – ‘I Feel You’  Melanie De Biasio (Film Trailer)

Sync Team – Publisher

  • BMG
    • The National Lottery ‘This Girl Can’ – ‘Oo La La’ Beth Ditto (Advert)
    • Amazon Prime ‘Street Musician’ – ‘Tea For The Tillerman’ Cat Stevens (Advert)
    • John Lewis ‘Buster the Boxer’ - ‘One Day I’ll Fly Away’ Vaults (Advert)
    • UEFA.tv ‘Together #WePlayStrong’ – ‘Swipe It Off (feat. Zanillya)’ - Leo Justi & Brazzabelle (Advert)
  • SONGS Music Publishing
    • Burberry ‘Tale of Thomas Burberry: Burberry Festive Film’ – ‘Diminuendo’ Lawless (Advert)
    • Bulmers Cider ‘100% Irish’ – ‘8am’ Nvdes (Advert)
    • Pampers ‘UNICEF’ – ‘Lean On’ Major Lazer (Advert)
    • Audi ‘e-tron Sportback’ – ‘Go’ The Chemical Brothers (Advert)
    • Gold – ‘Glitter and Gold’ Barns Courtney (Film Trailer)
  • Sony ATV
    • Ford Mustang ‘Ford Mustang Arrives in Europe’ – ‘Close To Nowhere’ Cortes (Advert)
    • Philips ‘Everyday Hero’ – ‘Revolution’ Leah Siegel (Advert)
    • Sky Sports ‘The Run In’ – ‘Ill Ray’ Kasabian (TV Promo)
    • Deep Silver ‘Agents of Mayhem’ – ‘The A Team’ Theme (Video Game Trailer)
    • Supersonic – ‘Various Oasis Songs’ (Film Trailer)
  • Universal Music Publishing
    • John Lewis ‘Buster the Boxer’ - ‘One Day I’ll Fly Away’ Vaults (Advert)
    • Lloyds Bank ‘By Your Side’ – ‘Praise You’ Hannah Grace (Advert)
    • Wonder Woman End Credits – ‘To Be Human’ - Sia feat. Labrinth (written by Florence & The Machine) (Film)
    • Netflix ‘Stranger Things’ – ‘Should I Stay or Should I Go’ The Clash (TV Series)
    • Design Museum ‘Opening Film’ – ‘Blue Monday’ New Order (Advert)
  • Warner/Chappell Music
    • The AA ‘Singing Baby’ – ‘Proud Mary’ Tina Turner (Advert)
    • Sky Atlantic ‘Big Screen Drama Every Month’ – ‘Ready Or Not (Here I Come)’ Shutter Audio featuring Sky Voices (Advert)
    • Pampers ‘Little Fighters’ – ‘Coming Home’ Chanelle McGuiness (Advert)
    • My Cousin Rachel – ‘Wicked Game’ Ursine Vulpine (International Film Trailer)

Sync Team - Independent Publisher 

  • Beggars Music
    • Toyota C-HR ‘Reflections’ – ‘Toes’ Glass Animals (Advert)
    • Uniqlo ‘Airism’ – ‘Evaporate’ William Doyle (Online Advert)
    • Jackie Original Soundtrack – Mica Levi (Film)
    • BT Sport TV ‘Champions League’ – ‘Blood On Me’ Sampha (TV)
  • Bucks Music Group Limited
    • Sofology ‘Life’s too short to be with the wrong sofa’ – ‘High Alert’ Netsky ft. Sara Hartman (Advert)
    • Sense of an Ending – ‘Psychotic Reaction’ Count Five (Film)
    • Boots No. 7 ‘Age Defying Serum’ – ‘Take It All’ Ruelle (Advert)
    • TVC Boohoo Man Summer Ad – ‘Know My Ting’ Ghetts ft. Shakka (Advert)
    • BT Sport ‘UEFA Champions League Closer’ – ‘Ready for the Magic’ Honeyblood
  • Downtown Music Publishing
    • Opel Deutschland ‘Opel goes wild: Racing Faces’ – ‘Kickstart My Heart’ – Motley Crue (Online Advert)
    • Apple Turkey ‘iPhone 7’ – ‘Vacay’ Sunny & Gabe (TV Advert)
    • Adidas ‘Stormzy & Manchester United’ – ‘Know Me From’ Stormzy (Online Viral Campaign)
    • Superdry ‘The Night is Young’ – ‘Bang Bang’ The Graveltones (Online Advert)
    • Argos ‘Fast Track Same Day Delivery’ – ‘Boom Babba Do Ba Dabba’ Powersolo (Advert)
  • Erased Tapes Music Publishing
    • Everything – ‘Winding & Unwinding’ Ben Lukas Boysen (Trailer & Video Game)
    • Jaguar ‘I-PACE’ - ‘Bespoke Composition’ Ryan Lee West (Advert)
    • BT Sport – ‘It’s A Storm When I Sleep’ Peter Broderick (TV + Online Advert)
    • VW ‘Amarok’ – ‘Bespoke Composition’ Ben Lukas Boysen (Online & TV Advert – Germany)
    • Netflix ‘iBoy’ – ‘Looming, Swim’ (Douglas Dare Remix), ‘Burnt’ -  Rival Consoles, Douglas Dare, Kiasmos (Trailer)
  • Imagem Creative Services
    • Thomson Holidays ‘Moments’ – ‘A Day In The Sun’ Biggi Hilmars (Campaign)
    • Lacoste ‘Timeless’ – ‘November’ Max Richter (TV Advert)
    • Heinz Tomato Ketchup ‘Wiener Dogs’ – ‘Without You’ Harry Nilsson (UK TV Advert)
    • Pampers ‘Little Fighters’ – ‘Coming Home’ Chanelle McGuiness (UK TV Advert)
    • Giff Gaff ‘The Big Swim’ – ‘Stay With Me Baby’ The Walker Brothers (UK TV Advert)
  • Just Isn’t Music
    • Viacom ‘The Culture of Proximity’ – ‘Kerala’ Bonobo (Documentary)
    • Three Mobile ‘Go Roam’ – ‘Shoop’ Salt N Pepa (Advert)
    • Boux Avenue Limited – ‘Moving As One’ Loyal (Advert Campaign)
    • Snapchat ‘Introducing New World Lenses’ – ‘Sun Models (ft. Madelyn Grant)’ ODESZA
  • Kobalt Music Publishing Limited
    • Suzuki Vitara S - ‘Everything And More’ – Jax Jones (Advert)
    • EE & Apple Music – ‘Hold Back The River’ James Bay / ‘Oops!... I Did It Again’ Britney Spears (TV & Online Advert)
    • SEAT ‘Beautiful Journey’ – ‘Unlocking the Mind’ Samuel Bohn (TV & Online Advert)
  • Manners McDade
    • Netflix Black Mirror ‘Hated in the Nation’ – ‘Fall Into Me’ Alev Lenz (TV)
    • Netflix ‘I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead’ - ‘Paganism’ Guy Andrews (TV Trailer)
    • The OA - ‘Keep’ & ‘Let My Key Be C’ Nils Frahm (TV Show Drama)
    • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword - ‘Avarice’ Throwing Snow (Film Trailer)​
  • Mute Song
    • BUPA UK ‘For Owning The Dancefloor’ – ‘Pain In My Heart’ Helene Smith (Advert)
    • Criminal Case: Pacific Bay – ‘Sip O’Poison’ Cherry Glazerr (Video Game TV Advert)
    • Transformers 5: The Last Knight – ‘Path 5 (Delta)’ – Max Richter (Film Trailer)
    • The Handmaiden Film – ‘Red Sex’ Vessel (Official International Trailer)
    • Lipton Tea ‘A Christmas Story’ – ‘Love Is All’ The Tallest Man On Earth (Advert)
  • Sentric Music
    • BBC ‘Coverage of the World Snooker Championship Final’ – ‘Big N Serious’ Coco
    • BoohooMAN – ‘Know My Ting’ Ghetts feat. Shakka (TV Advert)
    • Expedia – ‘Locking Horns’ Abacus Explosion (Advert)
    • Adidas x Stella McCartney – ‘Bounce & Twist’ Stanton Warriors (Online Viral)
    • Wellman – ‘Hollandia’ Ethan & The Reformation (Advert)

Sync Team - Broadcaster Music Department 

  • BBC Music Copyright
  • BT Sport
  • Channel 4
  • Sky TV 

Best Branded Entertainment 

  • Nike ‘Do You Believe in More?’ – ‘Trust In Me’ FKA Twigs
​       Young Turks (Beggars Group Media) / FKA Twigs / Nike / BMG / Mikey Stirton
  • EE / Apple Music ‘Kevin Bacon Meets Britney’ – ‘Oops… I Did It Again’ Britney Spears
Sony Music / Britney Spears / EE / Havas Worldwide / Zomba Music Publishing/Imagem Publishing
  • EON + Gorillaz ‘A Solar Collaboration’ – ‘We Got The Power’ Gorillaz
Warner Music / Gorillaz / EON / Tin Drum Music / Warner Chappell / WCRS
  • Deichmann ‘Star Collection’ – ‘Something In The Way You Move’ Ellie Goulding
Universal Music Globe / Ellie Goulding / Deichmann / Polydor / Globe / Sony ATV / Grey Germany 

Best Social Media / Online Partnership 

  • Cow & Gate ‘The Happy Song’ – ‘The Happy Song’ Imogen Heap
Felt Music / Imogen Heap / Cow & Gate / Magaphonic Records / Felt Music (Liz Williams) / BETC
  • Rimmel ‘Volume Shake Mascara #LiveTheLondonLook’ – ‘Skwod’ Nadia Rose
Sony Music / Nadia Rose / Rimmel / Finger Music (Chris Phelps)
  • McDonalds ‘Good Times’ – ‘Mamacita’ Tinie Tempah
Sony/ATV Music Publishing / Tinie Tempah / McDonald’s / Warner Music / Jane Bridgeman / Universal Music Publishing / Warner Chappell / Modern Works Music Publishing
  • KFC ‘Vs’ – ‘Panasonic’ P-Money
The Most Radicalist Black Sheep / P-Money / KFC / via RINSE / Ayla Owen, Julz Baldwin / BBH