Shot whilst on tour in Europe, Michael Holyk's promo for the Nottingham-born 18 year old Jake Bugg perfectly mirrors his organic, acoustic 'rough and ready' style - with added graininess...
Jake Bugg 'Trouble Town' by Michael Holyk
This simple but effective introduction to young singer-songwriter Jake Bugg by Michael Holyk frames Jake in Clifton, Nottingham - his hometown - mixing HD footage with Super 8mm. It creates a lovely contrast, and Michael confirms they didn't fake it.
"The Super 8 footage really brought to life to elements we wanted, and got the look gritty feel immediately," he says. "That's something I feel you have to do on film rather than try to achieve in post. Though I wasn't comfortable not being able to watch back the film until a couple of weeks later..."
Michael Holyk captures all the spirit and excitement of the DJ Fresh live experience with this uplifting, intense, blindingly-edited promo. And not a skateboard or 'sports energy' fizzy drink in …
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Following his recent collaboration with FKA twigs on the video for Cellophane, and also the premiere of his new short film Kiss of the Rabbit God at TriBeCa Festival 2019, Andrew Thomas …
Cut+Run London have promoted assistant Editor Meg Thorne to Editor, adding the one of the most talented young editors working in London to their full roster.
One of Manchester’s most prolific and talked about video directors, KC Locke, has signed to London-based Odelay Films for music videos, and is being represented by Marisa Garner at MGA.
Agile Films is bringing a showcase of music videos and short films by their directors to the Everyman Screen on the Green in London next month.