David Knight - 26th May 2009

A spectacular, beautifully-engineered unveiling of the timeless Moroccan city of Fez (it's the largest medieval city in the world, apparently) in Alex Courtes latest video for Bono and co.

Veteran UK art direction/sfx team Einstein's Octopus and Paris post house Mikros Image supervised the unveiling in U2's second Moorish-themed video, following Stephane Sednaoui's belly-dancing, wobbly-vision vid for Mysterious Ways all those years ago. The result is uplifting.

PRO Credits


Production CompanyPartizan Darkroom
DirectorAlex Courtès
ProducerMalachy McAnenny
Director of PhotographyOmer Ganai
Art DirectorDelphine de Casanove
EditorTom Lindsey
ColouristSimone Grattarola
Post ProducerMikros Image, Paris
Post ProducerJean
StylistSharon Blankson
CommissionerTom Bird

David Knight - 26th May 2009

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