Jimmy Brown - 13th Aug 2014

Lisa Gunning delivers another impressionistic, cinematic beauty for Goldfrapp - her sixth film to accompany the band's album Tales Of Us. Only this time, the video for Laurel is slightly different from its predecessors - including Annabel, Stranger and Jo – in transporting the viewer away from idyllic rural England to the motel-milieu of LA.   

The subject is a pole dancer with an independent and solitary spirit - inspired by Lisa's encounter with a real nightclub dancer, while she was editing a movie in LA a couple of years ago. And like the other films in the Tales Of Us series, she creates this portrait by employing some beautiful, dreamlike imagery.

Credits

DirectorLisa Gunning
ProducerCath Le Couteur / Lisa Gunning
Production CompanyCap Gun Collective
1st ADJules Nurrish
Director of PhotographyChristian Bruno
EditorLisa Gunning
Grading companyAbsolute Post
Lead actorAylissa Bell
LabelMute

Jimmy Brown - 13th Aug 2014

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