David Knight - 19th Mar 2014

Jamie Childs's powerful video for Hot Since 82's The End is based around an experimental mood film about J. Robert Oppenheimer, the "father of the atomic bomb".

The first atomic bomb was detonated on July 16, 1945, in the Trinity test in New Mexico; Oppenheimer remarked later that it brought to mind words from the Bhagavad Gita: "Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds." Here we see the intriguing journey of an unknown character in the desert in search for a mysterious object that is thrown to earth from the stratosphere.

Watch 'Hot Since 82 'The End' by Jamie Childs' here

Credits

DirectorJamie Childs
Production CompanyGenerator Films
ColouristJames Bamford
VFXGareth Brannan
LabelKnee Deep In Sound
Grading companyThe Mill
Post production companyThe Mill
Post ProducerLuis Martin
EditorElena De Palma

David Knight - 19th Mar 2014

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