UGFTV Alum Laura Hilliard directs Joan Baez Music Video

Friday, Aug 3, 2018

"Silver Blade" (words and music by Josh Ritter) is the fourth in the series of evocative and distinctive short films interpreting each of the ten songs on Joan's acclaimed new album, Whistle Down The Wind. All of the featured videos have been done in collaboration with New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts & produced by Associate Arts Professor Rick Litvin. This video for "Silver Blade" is directed by Laura Hilliard, a Brooklyn based cinematographer, photographer, lighting designer, event and installation artist. She is the proud recipient of the 2017 Bahoric Meisel Award for Women Cinematographer.