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RIFF RAFF FILMS ENLIST TANU MUIÑO.
30 November 2021

In-form promo director Tanu Muiño has completed her move to Riff Raff Films for UK/Dutch representation.

The Ukrainian brings an enviable showreel to her new home, as well as the 2021 MTV Video Music Award for Best Direction. Few would bet against her winning more gongs in the future.

Key to Muiño's appeal is her ornate and punchy aesthetic. Fans of Cruel Intentions and Romeo + Juliet will appreciate the Odessa native's heightened approach, with nods to Hieronymus Bosch and Sandro Botticelli for good measure.


This melange of influences led to her MTV award-winning promo for Lil Nas X's 'Montero (Call Me By Your Name)'. The track's assertive tone is only compounded by the promo, in which Nas plays each and every character as the story unfolds on a biblical scale.

There's plenty of pageantry to be had as elaborate versions of Nas are both condemned and do the condemning. Both director and artists's sensibilities mesh brilliantly here, and underlines why Riff Raff are so keen to unleash Muiño on the UK and Dutch markets.


To discuss Tanu Muiño further, call Riff Raff Films HQ on 020 3383 0193.

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