Jimmy Brown - 23rd Jan 2013

K Koke ft Rita Ora 'Lay Down Your Weapons' by Courtney PhillipsK Koke ft Rita Ora 'Lay Down Your Weapons' by Courtney Phillips2Courtney Phillips showcases his skill for narrative form with the delivery of his promo for UK MC K Koke - featuring an appearance from the UK's fastest rising star, Rita Ora. Shot over two days on a prison set at Wimbledon Studios, Lay Down Your Weapons, beautifully lit and shot by Ben Todd, follows a young incarnation of the rapper as he deals with the pressures of a stint inside. Already the subject of an early feature on the Guardian music blog, the promo deals less with the glamourization of life in jail but a study of a young person's experience within the prison system. K Koke ft Rita Ora Lay Down Your Weapons (Sony Music) Director: Courtney Phillips Executive Producer: Naomi Simpson Producer: Micki Pearlman PM: Laura Jenkins DOP: Ben Todd Art Director: Harry Chapman 1st AD: Steve Wingrove Editor: Sam Ostrove @ Cut + Run and Ellie Johnson @ Speade Colourist: Denny Cooper @ Rushes Directors Rep: Obmanagement Commissioner: Lisa Foo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4DtV1jsiuU

Credits

DirectorCourtney Phillips
Executive ProducerNaomi Simpson
ProducerMicki Pearlman
Production ManagerLaura Jenkins
Director of PhotographyBen Todd
Art DirectorHarry Chapman
1st ADSteve Wingrove
EditorEllie Johnson
ColouristDenny Cooper @ Rushes
Director's RepresentationOB Management
EditorSam Ostrove

Jimmy Brown - 23rd Jan 2013

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