La Roux’s Quicksand by Kinga Burza
We've seen any number of Eighties pastiches and Eighties-influenced videos for the new generation of highly cool ironic pop acts - but Kinga Burza's new video for La Roux has the power to actually render a person speechless with its awesome 80s-ness.
La Roux sounds like Ladyhawke, but she has Le Bon's hair. Or quite possibly Nick Rhodes's. Yes, this is Rio and an Athena poster and possibly every video shown in the first year of MTV, all rolled into one. Plus Bond girl gymnasts. And a parrot.
How awesome is that
|Director of Photography||Will Bex|
|Online||Dan Sollis and Fernando|
To match the big booming pop explosion of Patrick Wolf's new single The City, Kinga Burza opts for the Pacific surf in Santa Monica with frolics on the beach, fairground attractions at night …
It's sexy, as you might expect with a video for Peaches - but even though the styling is very Spiders From Mars, not in an ironic way.
La Roux takes her enormous ginger quiff for a drive in her very spiffy Toyota - very possibly a 1981 Celica, classic Japanese car fans - in Kinga's speedy follow-up to Quicksand.
Kinga translates Marina's quirky pop with a full-on, tongue-in-cheek literal reading of the lyric, and there's an equally fun, cheeky performance from sure-to-be-huge Welsh singer-songwriter (who …
Over 100 filmmakers of African-American, African-Carribean and African backgrounds have launched …
The Shiny Shows are presenting free online events for new directors and the …
Doomsday Entertainment have boosted their directing roster with the addition of long-admired …
Top London grading and finishing studio CHEAT is partnering with the UK Music Video Awards once …
The UK Music Video Awards for 2020 is now open!
As an alternative to the usual premiere of winners at the Cannes Film Festival, renowned Super 8mm …