Jimmy Brown - 16th June 2014

Scott Altman painstakingly sets up camera body rigs for eight cast members and band for this hugely watchable promo to Fall Out by Ill Blu and Jake Isaac.

With both flowing and jerky motion, the end result is both fluid and mesmersing, and perfectly compliments the ambient beats of the soundtrack.


"When I was commissioned to direct the video for iLL BLU's Fall Out I was over the moon as I'm a real fan of the track and Jake Isaac's vocals.

"The reason I used a body rig for the shoot is that I'd actually pitched a similar idea on another track of iLL BLU's and felt the same technique could be adapted and suit Fall Out. 

"That said, due to the camera being locked at one angle and the time it takes to set up a body rig up, for eight cast members (band included), the video was going to be a challenge. Then trying to get the required message across, that works with the songs meaning and tone (whilst looking cool), was going to be another task in itself.

"With all this in mind I knew what I was after so not wanting to lose time, it was just a matter of getting stuck in, which everyone did and we went for it.

"It sounds clichéd, but, in all honesty the team, crew, talent and post were incredible and I have to thank them all for putting in the hours to make it happen, so thank you folks."

Watch 'Ill Blu ft. Jake Isaac 'Fall Out' by Scott Altman' here

PRO Credits


DirectorScott Altman
ProducerHenry Collins
Production CompanyDefunct Films
Director of PhotographyRussell Gleeson
Camera AssistantDominic Ellis
StylistNina Sobers
HairAni Dee
Make-upAni Dee
DriverWill Ferguson
Lead actorDominant
Lead actorGeorgia Curtis
Lead actorEliza Murray
Lead actorSem Lee
Lead actorBradley Francis
Lead actorThomas Tatam
RunnerCourtney Andrews, Lish Udorok
EditorYannis Tsakiridis
ColouristMatt Osborne
Special ThanksThis Is Youth
Special ThanksSupple Nam
Special ThanksAndrea Pfefer
Special ThanksNiamh McGregor
Special ThanksThe Mill
Director's RepresentationLuti Media
LabelIsland Records
CommissionerNatalia Maus

Jimmy Brown - 16th June 2014

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