Mirror Signal 'You Can't Put Out This Fire' by Benn Veasey

Mirror Signal 'You Can't Put Out This Fire' by Benn Veasey
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In Benn Veasey's video for Mirror Signal the camera pans across a tower block at night until the somewhat chilling VFX appear.

Then the action shifts to the street below - a woman walks under the lights, and starts to extend herself into a msermeric dance - captured by the steadicam of Doug Walshe - Benn Veasey's brother. 

From the director

BENN VEASEY:

"I really wanted to strip things back with this project. Steven's music is so well thought out it would be a shame to overcomplicate the visuals. I'm a big fan of long takes and holding onto simple VFX in a wide, it really gives you time to appreciate the world you're being shown for what it is. And it was a great to work with such a beautiful song that gave us the opportunity to do this."

Credits

Director
Benn VeaseyBenn Veasey website
Producer
Rufus Pinkerton
Editor
Benn VeaseyBenn Veasey website
VFX
Benn VeaseyBenn Veasey website
Cast
Mirei Yazawa
Steadicam Operator
Doug Walshe

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