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Cat Velez - 5th Mar 2015

After his superb videos last year for Inside Out and Work Work, Carlos Lopez Estrada's video for Clipping's Summertime is arguably the best of the lot. 

Described simply as 'a film about identity,' Estrada has superimposed cutouts of Clipping's lipsyncing face on unsuspecting pedestrians, beach-dwellers and fast food servers. Estrada interprets the track's theme about growing up in LA through this hilarious and captivating effect.

Fine ladies in bikinis, sunny beaches, dealing with cops, riding around sunny LA and ordering loads of fast food... We're in Clipping's world now, and what more entertaining way to illustrate West-Coast culture could there be?


DirectorCarlos Lopez Estrada
ProducerIan Blair
Co-ProducerAlissa Torvinen
Director of PhotographyNicholas Weisnet
VFXTanner Merrill
AnimationThomas Bailey
Sound designMichael O'Connor
Camera AssistantJared Wennberg
2nd unit directorZora Ellis
Ben Mullinkosson
2nd UnitPaul Santagada, Max Belin, Naheem Adio
Additional PhotographyTodd Banhazl
Additional PhotographyCarlos Lopez Estrada
Production CompanyDoomsday Entertainment
Post SupervisorTaylor Brusky

Cat Velez - 5th Mar 2015

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