David Knight - 6th Feb 2014

From the start of Mathy & Fran's video for Dan Croll's From Nowhere its clear that we're about to witness some kind of competition - but what is it?

That initial mystery is just one of the good things about this charming piece, which has a premise that will resonate with anyone who spent much time in a school playground.

It's also a very good vehicle for the up and coming singer-songwriter, presenting him as something of a cool geek who's not to be messed with. And as with a few of their other vids, the directing duo also populate the video with a group of attractive but distinctive extras, as Dan's competition.

And although it's not an interactive video, it also invites the viewer to also get involved. Well, how long can you watch it without blinking..? 

Watch 'Dan Croll 'From Nowhere' by Mathy & Fran' here

PRO Credits

Credits

Art DirectorSets Appeal
DirectorMathy & Fran
Production CompanySquire
1st ADAlex Paterakis
Director of PhotographyJake Scott
GripPeter Mason
GafferColin Thwaites
ProducerPhil Tidy
StylistHannah Glossop
Make-upSian Duke
EditorBen Harrex
Editing companyFinal Cut
Post production companyRushes
CommissionerCynthia Lole
LabelUniversal

David Knight - 6th Feb 2014

Related Content

feature

The Questionnaire: Mathy & Fran

Mathy Tremewan and Fran Broadhurst - aka Mathy & Fran - are a directing duo (and real couple) who's captivating, sophisticated visuals have graced videos for the likes of Anna Calvi, Russ …

Promo News - 28th May 2015

video

Mausi 'Move' by Mathy & Fran

After their excellent video for Russ Chimes' Turn Me Out, Mathy & Fran apply their fresh, quirky visual wit to another surging summer dance anthem: Mausi's Move – which the …

David Knight - 10th July 2013

video

Kyo 'Ton Mec' by Mathy & Fran

Mathy & Fran return with their first video in ages, for the French indie rock band Kyo - an atmospheric band performance with choreography, bathed in washes of colour, and …

David Knight - 25th Oct 2017

video

Best Coast 'Feeling Ok' by Mathy & Fran

Best Coast's bittersweet powerpop ode Feeling Ok, has been paired with a video by Mathy & Fran, that sees the LA duo getting up to daily routines: smoothies, cycling, gym and …

Cat Velez - 10th July 2015

Latest News