David Knight - 16th Mar 2011

Cornershop's new album Cornershop & The Double 'O' Groove Of is released this week, with the indie-Indian pop of United Provinces Of India the lead single from the album - accompanied by a joyful, sun-splashed video by Chris Hemming, filmed in sunny East London last summer.

Chris previously directed the Cornershop video for Free Love, and shot this one over a weekend in and around Hoxton Hall using two Canon 5D cameras and a volunteer crew from Passion Pictures. And the doc-style video features Gordon Warnecke - famously the co-lead with Daniel Day-Lewis in My Beautiful Laundrette - as a good dad, taking the kids to see the beautiful Indian-dancing women. A film bursting with colour and warmth.

Watch 'Cornershop’s United Provinces Of India by Chris Hemming' here

Credits

DirectorChris Hemming
ProducerDoireann de Buitlear & Marie Remy
EditorNick Hristou
Art DirectorRay Lewis
1st ADKim Stobl
Director of PhotographyJulian Hodgeson
Camera operatorK
RunnerGeorge Gogohija
Special ThanksPassion Pictures

David Knight - 16th Mar 2011

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