Jimmy Brown - 6th Mar 2015

Matthew Walker brings to life George The Poet's analogy that 'people are like cars' with this uber-slick car ad-style promo with some exquisite photography from DP Stefan Yap.

MATTHEW WALKER

“It was important for George for the metaphor of damaged cars/damaged people to hit home with the audience, so the visual was very lyric-centred.

We wanted the slick commercial-like car shots to illustrate the glossy veneer of people’s embellished representation of themselves". 

"George is such a strong performer with great control of his facial expressions; this really helps emphasise the impact of his words.”

Credits

DirectorMatthew Walker
Production CompanyStaple House
ProducerChance Wilson
Production ManagerSadie Ama
Director of PhotographyStefan Yap
1st ACGary Long
2nd ACJulian Zarzo
GafferYan Murawski
SparkCamil Liberto
Make-upGeorgina Day
Art DirectorPenny Crawford
Art Department AssistantMeg Witts
1st ADAfzal Robbani
RunnerMara Lubieniecki
Lead actorMichael Douglas, Gemma Gurvitz, Charms Hayden
Additional PhotographyJoe Dyer
ColouristLewis Crossfield
LabelVirgin EMI
CommissionerAilsa Robertson

Jimmy Brown - 6th Mar 2015

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