Radical Friend is the collaboration of Directors Kirby McClure and Julia Grigorian. Their otherwordly music videos, short films and web based interactive worlds have been featured in Shots, Wired, V Magazine, Dazed and Confused and Rollingstone. They've been named one of New York Magazine's "14 Directors to watch in the YouTube Age", nominated for a UKMVA, and German Rolling Stone included them in the "Top 50 People Who Will Change Music." Film Maker Magazine profiled them as one of the "25 New Faces in Film".
Their interactive piece "The Digital Flesh" was commissioned by The Creators Project, and involved them creating large scale video installations and performance pieces on 4 continents. Their latest short film entitled "SWEAT" premiered at the Saatchi Gallery/Art Paris in March. Recently they splashed into the commercial world by directing the Adidas spot "Don't Blink", a futuristically charged explosion for the new AdiZero line.
- 2012 Ambling Alp UK VMA, Best Indie/Alternative Video - Nomination