David Knight - 1st Sept 2014

In keeping with the title of Mike Mago's latest dancefloor-filler Outlines, a greyscaled dancer (Ida May) enters a studio and proceeds to leave technicolor silhouettes around the room in Ciaran Lyon's nicely-executed video. 
 

CIARAN LYONS:

"The video grew from the idea of a dancer's movements leaving behind visual echoes (outlines) as she moves around a space. Together with a great dancer, I started playing around with this idea to see where we could take it.

"We were interested in her movements creating a variety of different types of figures. Sometimes her movements are graceful; sometimes they're awkward. Sometimes they're dreamy and abstract; sometimes they look like backing dancers on Top of the Pops."

Credits

EditorCiaran Lyons
DirectorCiaran Lyons
Production CompanyHalcyon
1st ADJack Pirie, Alex Hylands-white
Director of PhotographyMatthew Emvin Taylor
Make-upJennifer Nelson
ProducerBeki Henderson
VFXCiaran Lyons
Lead actorIda May
Director's RepresentationHalcyon
CommissionerRobert Tammens
LabelSpinnin' Records
Other creditsProduction Assistant - Emily Fisher

David Knight - 1st Sept 2014

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